Immigration Dept, agencies at Johor Causeway to operate from 7am to 7pm, starting April 24

Published on 21 Apr 2020 5:09:49 PM

Senior Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob on Tuesday said the services provided by the Immigration Department and other agencies at the Johor Causeway have been revised from 7am to 7pm, adding that the shortened operating hours will take effect on April 24 (Friday).

Ismail said the revision is to limit the operation of the Immigration Department and other agencies at the Causeway, added that operations at the Second Link will be as normal, which is 24 hours, including for commercial vehicles such as lorries and cargo.

Ismail Sabri also reported that there has been no mass entry involving Malaysians coming from Singapore, adding that for the past four days, the average number of returnees is around 400 people daily.

The senior minister said there are around 6,000 rooms at 22 quarantine centres around Johor Baru and the plan is to increase the number of rooms to 10,000.