Governmental Council Approves Extension Of Health Emergency State Until Next June 10th
The Government Council, meeting today, Thursday, May 6th, in Rabat, decided to extend the state of health emergency for an additional month, that is until June 10th.
This decision was made by the government to keep pace with the Kingdom’s efforts to combat the outbreak of the emerging Covid-19 pandemic and control its repercussions.
To this end, the government approved a draft decree extending the validity of the state of health emergency throughout the entire national territory, announcing that it will continue for an additional 4 weeks.
The council stated that the draft of this decree aims to extend the state of health emergency during the period from May 10th to June 10th.
The provisions of the decree authorized the government authority in charge of the interior to take all appropriate measures at the national level in accordance with the current epidemiological situation.
This project also includes requirements that entitle governors of authorities, prefecture and region workers the power to take all the executive measures that are required to maintain public order, especially when it comes to protecting public health.