While many citizens rejoiced upon hearing health minister Khairy Jamaluddin’s update on SOP relaxations yesterday, others disagree with his efforts, including medical experts and business owners.
According to the new directive, checking in on MySejahtera will no longer be mandatory, and unvaccinated individuals will be given free reign to enter premises so long as they have not been identified as high risk persons, or are in the midst of undergoing quarantine.
This would mean that premise owners will need to bear the responsibility of verifying the status of each and every customer.
Ameer Ali Mydin, managing director of the esteemed Mydin hypermarkets, stated that the new government order is the ‘most ridiculous’ SOP that has been established so far.
The Penang-born entrepreneur added that people may refuse to have their phones checked, a scene business owners are all too familiar…