PM announces relaxed curfew measuresWednesday, September 15, 2021
KINGSTON, Jamaica — Prime Minister Andrew Holness has discontinued the weekly no-movement days on Mondays and Tuesdays and relaxed the curfew measures by one hour.
Effective Saturday, September 18 until the morning of September 29, the curfew will begin at 8:00 pm nightly to 5:00 am the following morning on Mondays to Fridays.
On Saturdays, the curfew will begin at 6:00 pm and continue into a no-movement day on Sunday until 5:00 am on Monday.
The prime minister was speaking in Parliament today.
He said the new curfew hours are not to be viewed as a loosening up of measures but was relaxed to ease current transportation logistic problems observed.
Holness also announced that the upcoming National Heroes Day holiday — Monday, October 18 — will be a no-movement day.
Vaccination sites will be opened on no-movement days.