The island-wide curfew currently in force will be lifted at 7.00 am this morning and re-imposed at 2.00 pm. The President’s Media Division said it will remain in effect until 6.00 am tomorrow. Accordingly, no one is permitted to stay on a public road, railroad, public park, public playground or any other public area or beaches except under a written permit issued by a particular authorizing officer, during the curfew period.
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