After two long years of hiatus, nightclubs are finally back and will reopen this Sunday(May 15) – but before you get your groove on, dancing may not be permitted just yet!
Funnily enough, business leaders argue that this step may be the best thing for the enfeebled nightlife sector.
While restrictions and guidelines for the safe reopening have yet to be published, those in the industry who claim to have met with the health ministry say partygoers can anticipate a “no dancing, no close contact” principle.
“The probable SOPs are that there will be no dancing and that we may have to enact crowd control to ensure that it doesn’t get too packed. We don’t want any sudden spikes that could result in club closures again,” said David Gurupatham, co-founder of the trade coalition Industries Unite.
The government had previously stated along with other SOPs, that the other establishments on the National…