Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content


Thirteen new cases of Covid-19 infection confirmed

Date:3/27/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS – 27 March, 2020: The number of cases continues to rise as more people get tested and the virus continues to spread. As at today, Mauritius has registered 94 Covid-19 cases, with 57 men and 37 women infected. A total of 1 200 tests have been con

beSafeMoris Mobile application on Covid-19 launched

Date:3/26/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:ICT--Health

GIS - 26 March, 2020: A mobile application on Covid-19, beSafeMoris, was launched, today, by the Minister of Information Technology, Communication and Innovation, Mr Deepak Balgobin. The objective is to create awareness for a safer Mauritius through

52 Covid-19 cases in Mauritius

Date:3/26/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS - 26 March, 2020: Mauritius has as date registered 52 cases of Covid-19. This was announced, today, by Dr Zouberr Joomaye, spokesperson of the National Communication Committee on Covid-19, during a press conference at the Treasury Building, in P

Government to introduce online shopping of essential goods as from tomorrow

Date:3/26/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health--Agriculture and Food Security--Business & Industry--Consumer Protection

GIS – 26 March 2020: The population will be able to purchase essential goods through online shopping as from Friday 27 March 2020, during the lockdown period. Food, beverages, health and sanitary products, and toiletries are what constitute essentia

Covid-19: cases soar to 81

Date:3/26/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS - 26 March, 2020: The number of people infected by the Covid-19 has soared to 81, a significant rise from yesterday’s 48 cases, announced the Prime Minister, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth, at a press conference, tonight, at the Treasury Building, in

Covid-19: Distribution of basic food commodities to support the vulnerable

Date:3/25/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Social Security--Law and Order--Health

GIS – 25 March 2020: A mechanism of distribution of basic food commodities is being set up to cater to the needs of the vulnerable groups of the society following the complete lockdown, till Tuesday 31 March 2020, of all supermarkets, shops and bake

Covid-19 : Zero VAT on hand sanitizers and protective masks

Date:3/25/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health--Social Security

GIS – 25 March 2020: The Value Added Tax on hand sanitizers and protective masks has been removed, as from Tuesday 24 March 2020, by the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) in the wake of the propagation of the Covid-19 in Mauritius. As such, hand s

Covid-19: 35 000 needy households to receive food packs as from tomorrow

Date:3/25/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health--Social Security

Amid the lockdown and curfew order in force due to the Covid-19 outbreak, a total of 35 000 households enlisted on the Social Register of Mauritius including persons with disabilities, receiving the Carers’ Allowance and residents of Homes will rece

Covid-19 : President Roopun calls for citizen solidarity to safeguard Mauritius

Date:3/25/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS – 25 March 2020: The President of the Republic of Mauritius, Mr Prithvirajsing Roopun, made an appeal to the population to act as patriots, responsible citizens and in solidarity to fight a common enemy, the Covid-19. The only way to win this fi

Six new cases of Covid-19 registered bringing the total to 36 cases

Date:3/24/2020 12:00:00 AM|Domain:Health

GIS – 24 March 2020: Mauritius has registered six new cases of Covid-19 bringing the total to 36 cases as at date with two deaths reported as compared to 28 cases yesterday which indicates that the number of positive cases detected is on the rise.