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Resumption of oral and practical driving tests on 04 June 2020

Date:June 01, 2020|Domain:Law and Order

GIS – 01 June 2020: The Mauritius Police Force announced that oral and practical driving tests for all types of vehicles, which were scheduled to be conducted, both during and after the Covid-19 Sanitary Curfew period, will be rescheduled, in phases


Covid-19: Police issue more than 8 000 fines to lockdown rule breakers

Date:April 23, 2020|Domain:Health--Law and Order

GIS – 23 April, 2020: A total of 8 304 fines for alleged breaches of Covid-19 lockdown laws were issued since the unprecedented emergency measures were announced on March 23 to prevent the spread of the Covid-19 in the country. However, despite the


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

Date:March 25, 2020|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: PM announces complete lockdown of all supermarkets, shops and bakeries till 31 March 2020

Date:March 24, 2020|Domain:Law and Order--Health

GIS – 24 March 2020: Following the increasing number of Covid-19 cases, which now stands at forty-two and two death cases, an essential measure, that is the complete lockdown of all supermarkets, shops and bakeries till 31 March 2020, has been appli


Covid-19 : Curfew Order, to protect Mauritians, in force as from 20 00 hrs today

Date:March 23, 2020|Domain:Law and Order--Health

GIS – 23 March 2020: A Curfew Order, to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 across Mauritius and to make citizens respect scrupulously the national containment protocol, is taking effect today, Monday 23 March 2020 at 20.00 hours local time until Thu


Mauritius Police Force issues severe warning to those not adhering to National Confinement

Date:March 21, 2020|Domain:Law and Order

GIS – 21 March 2020: The Attorney General has given additional powers to the Commissioner of Police to take legal actions against those who are not respecting the National Confinement implemented since yesterday by the Government following cases of


Covid-19 : Citizens called upon to respect national confinement protocol

Date:March 20, 2020|Domain:Law and Order--Health

GIS – 20 March 2020: The population of the Republic of Mauritius has been exhorted to respect the national confinement protocol rolled out since this morning, at 6 am local time, in the wake of the outbreak of the Covid-19 in the country with 12 cas


Seizure of heroin worth Rs 16 million

Seizure of heroin worth Rs 16 million
Date:March 16, 2020|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 16 March, 2020: Sixty-six pellets of heroin worth Rs 16 million were seized, on 6 March 2020, at the SSR International Airport by the Customs Anti-Narcotics Section (CANS) of the Mauritius Revenue Authority. Nineteen pellets were found on a Ni


MRA seizes drugs worth some Rs 1 million

MRA seizes drugs worth some Rs 1 million
Date:March 13, 2020|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 13 March, 2020: Three parcels containing cannabis resin and methylenedioxy-methamphetamine worth some Rs 1 million were secured at the Parcel Post Office by the officers of the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) on 11 March 2020. The unclaime


Drugs worth Rs 474,000 seized at the Parcel Post Office

Drugs worth Rs 474,000 seized at the Parcel Post Office
Date:March 05, 2020|Domain:Law and Order

GIS - 05 March, 2020: The Customs Anti-Narcotics Section (CANS) of the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA) seized, yesterday, Rs 474,000 worth of drugs, namely 95 grams of cannabis resin and 12.6 grams of methamphetamine. The two packets were sent fro