Republic of the Union of Myanmar
Ministry of Health

Order No 83/2022

14th Waxing of Tagu 1383 ME
14 April 2022

The Ministry of Health has issued this order by exercising its authority under Sub-section (b) of Section 21 of the Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases Law.

  1. The Ministry of Health issued an order 56/2022 on 15-3-2022 to allow the gathering of up to 400 people starting 16-3-2022, exclusive of the exceptional cases to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 disease.
  2. Currently, as the COVID-19 positivity rate, infection rate and mortality rate have dropped significantly, the ban on mass gatherings will be revoked starting at 00:00 hour on 17-4-2022 (Myanmar New Year Day).
  3. The people need to continuously follow the orders and directives issued by the Ministry of Health. Failure to comply with the orders and directives will result in legal action under the existing laws.

Dr Thet Khaing Win
Union Minister

Source: The Global New Light of Myanmar