Chairman of the Presidential Council (PC), Fayez Al-Sarraj has called on authorities in the country not to take unilateral actions contrary to the instructions approved by the PC in combating Covid-19.

"The Presidential Council has noted that some parties, including municipalities, have taken unilateral measures to face this pandemic, disturbing the plan put in place by the government in this regard," Sarraj said in a statement Tuesday.

The statement emphasized that the state of emergency is only to be declared upon instructions issued by the PC head, and pursuant to this resolution, the relevant bodies are to implement the specific orders issued for this purpose.