MUKAH:  Hawkers at pasar tamu here will resume business temporarily beginning today after the authorities gave them the green light.

It is said to be in line with the latest directive from the Ministry of Local Government and Housing.

Dalat and Mukah District Council, in its announcement notice dated March 29, however, said only the pasar tamu for vegetables under its purview would open temporarily beginning March 31 from 7am to 2pm.

The council also advised the hawkers and general public to always prioritise personal hygiene and social distancing while at the market.

It said fruit, grilled fish and fresh cake stalls as well as the multi-purpose market were still closed now until further notice.

MDDM hoped all parties would cooperate in assisting the government to contain Covid-19 pandemic.