President Abdel Fattah El Sisi ratified Law No. 152 of 2021 on measures necessary to fight the spread of epidemics and pandemics
The new law, which has been published in the official Gazette on Monday, seeks to regulate procedures and measures necessary to fight the spread of epidemics and pandemics.
Moreover, the new law requires citizens to abide by all the protective measures declared by health authorities, such as wearing face masks and receiving vaccines.
The powers given to the premier will be for a limited period of time, mostly for one year, and subject to renewal.