Over 1000 people disobeyed the original decree and were arrested
The countrywide 9 pm to 5 am curfew in Panama has been extended and will operate 5:00 pm to 5:00 am from Tuesday, March 24
Ministry of Health and Social Security Fund administrative personnel. the Panama Fire Department, hospitals, healthcare facilities, medical and veterinary laboratories as well as pharmaceutical industries, drugstore pharmacies and companies dedicated to the production of disinfectants and hygiene products, are excepted
Likewise, the curfew does not apply to personnel of gas stations, cargo industry (air, sea, and land) public transport, supermarkets, self-service restaurants, security companies, banks, the food, and agriculture industry, telecommunications, and the media.
The rest of the population will face sanctions, for failing to comply with the decree.
It's trying to test out how far a Government can go.
Yup gas stations and supermarkets are going to do a booming business with everyone at home .roll eyes now