PPKM Level 3 Extension in Batam, Cinemas Have Already Permitted to Open

PPKM Level 3 Extension in Batam, Cinemas Have Already Permitted to Open


Batam, Batamnews - The status of the implementation of level 3 community activity restrictions (PPKM) in Batam continues until October 4.

The Mayor of Batam issued Circular Letter number 53 of 2021 which is valid from September 21 to October 4.

Implementation of learning can be done face-to-face limited or distance learning (school from home/learning from home). Limited face-to-face learning is carried out with a maximum capacity of 50 percent.

However, educational units that fall into the extraordinary category are regulated by a maximum capacity of 62 percent to 100 percent with a minimum distance of 1.5 meters and a maximum of 5 students. While PAUD with a maximum capacity of 33 percent.

Then the implementation of activities in the workplace or office applies for 75 percent work from home (WFH) and 25 percent work from an office (WFO) with stricter implementation of health protocols.

Implementation of activities in essential sectors such as health, banking, food, and beverage including shopping centers/malls can still operate 100 percent with more stringent regulation of operating hours, capacity, and implementation of health protocols. The Industrial Sector can also operate 100 percent with the implementation of strict procedures.

As well as traditional street vendors' markets, grocery stores, voucher agents/outlets, barbershops for barbershops, laundry, hawkers, flea markets, bird/poultry markets, wet markets, batik markets, small workshops, vehicle washes, and others of the like are allowed to open with strict health protocols, wearing masks, washing hands, and hand sanitizers.

Then in small-scale restaurants and cafes that are in their location, they can serve dine-in and are limited to operating hours until 21.00 WIB with a visitor capacity of 25 percent, 2 people per table, and receive takeaway food with strict procedures.

Activities at shopping centers/malls are allowed to operate at 50 percent capacity from 10.00 to 21.00 WIB with the PeduliLindungi application.