A spokesman for the Steering Committee of the municipality of Sirte announced the permanent lifting of the official curfew in the administrative area of the city.

The spokesman said in a statement published by the municipality that this step begins from Friday, having fulfilled the period of the official ban, which was imposed by the Chairman of the Steering Committee of the municipality of Sirte.

The statement confirmed the restart of studies in all schools, including all faculties of the Sirte University, intermediate and higher institutes, along with kindergartens.

The spokesman indicated the necessity to carefully follow all preventive precautionary measures to combat the Coronavirus by wearing a mask, following instructions in hand-sanitizing and taking full account of social distancing regulations.