The Ministry of Health through the Health Enforcement Unit on the 7th until the 13th of September has conducted several 'Operasi Merati' operations nationwide. A total of 90 business premises were inspected during the operations. Seven business premises were given a total of three thousand dollar compound fines for disobeying directives from the Ministry of Health.
The operations in Brunei Muara District involved Rimba, Sengkurong, Serusop, Lambak, Pengkalan Gadong and Salambigar Mosque, while in Belait District, it was held at Belait Town and Lorong Tiga Seria Mosque.
In Tutong District, the operations were carried out at Kampung Kupang, Kampung Lamunin and Kampung Telisai, where as in Temburong District the operations took place in Bangar Town and Kampung Rataie.
Among the offences that were issued compound fines were food service workers, barbers and Health & Beauty Establishment workers not wearing face masks; no body temperature check and not using Bruhealth QR Code.
The Ministry of Health once again reminded the public, particularly business Managers and workers to adhere to the Ministry of Health and other government agencies directives. Especially in ensuring food service workers to wear face masks. They are to carry out their social responsibilities and enculturing measures to curb COVID-19 at respective business premises. Congregants at mosques, suraus and religious halls are also reminded to wear face masks.
Business Managers to obtain specific BruHealth QR Code for their premises. To print and place the QR Code at locations easily scanned by customers. Premise Managers are reminded to use Premise Scan App to facilitate customers.
For latest information visit the Ministry of Health's website at www.moh.gov.bn or visit the Facebook and Instagram account at MOH Brunei. Complaints can be directed via email at email@example.com or contact Talian Darussalam 123.