Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar Ministry of Health Order No 522/2021 6th Waning of Tazaungmon 1383 ME 24 November 2021

Government of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar

Ministry of Health

Order No 522/2021

6th Waning of Tazaungmon 1383 ME

24 November 2021

THE Ministry of Health hereby announced the order by exercising the  authority stipulated in Sub-Section (b) of Section 21 of the Prevention and  Control of Communicable Diseases Law.

1. The Ministry of Health has taken preventive measures against Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in real-time. Therefore, the orders were issued for the people from some townships of Nay Pyi Taw, regions and states to stay at home in order to more effectively control the infection of the pandemic.

2. However, as the people from these townships exactly abide by the disciplines of preventing the COVID-19, further finding of decreasing confirmed patients within 14 days, declining of group-wise infection among the patients, the emphasis of the relevant governments, organizations and people in raising health awareness during the stay-at-home periods, further finding of decreasing confirmed patients and contact persons in laboratory tests within 14 days, and active participation of township administration bodies, health staff, those from relevant departments and organizations and volunteers as well as the people in the prevention and control of the pandemic were seen.

3. Hence, the people residing in the following townships of the respective regions and states were removed from the list of the Stay-at-Home programmes as of 4 am on 25-11-2021:-

(a) Union Territory, Nay Pyi Taw

(1) Zabuthiri Township

(2) Pyinmana Township

(3) Lewe Township

(4) Tatkon Township

(b) Kachin State

(1) Shwegu Township

(2) Mogaung Township

(3) Myitkyina Township

(4) Waingmaw Township

(c) Kayah State

(1) Loikaw Township

(d) Kayin State

(1) Myawady Township

(e) Chin State

(1) Tiddim Township

(f) Magway Region

(1) Natmauk Township

(g) Mandalay Region

(1) Myittha Township

(2) Madaya Township

(3) Thabeikkyin Township

(4) Meiktila Township

(5) Ngazun Township

(6) Taungtha Township

(h) Mon State

(1) Chaungzon Township

(i) Shan State

(1) Nawnghkio Township

(2) Hsipaw Township

(3) Kengtung Township

(4) Nyaungshwe Township

(5) Taunggyi Township

(6) Yaksawk Township

(7) Muse Township

(8) Lashio Township

(9) Laukkai Township

4. The people must strictly abide by the disciplines

related to the prevention and control of the COVID-19

issued by the Ministry of Health after removing these

townships from the list of the stay-at-home programmes.

Dr Thet Khaing Win

Union Minister