Strict measures imposed on people movement seek to break the chain of virus transmission and slow the Cyprus outbreak that has claimed three deaths, said Interior Minister Nicos Nouris.
Lockdown measures will be in place until April 13.
As of March 24, anyone going outdoors must fill out a printed form explaining their reasons or send an SMS to the authorities.
The measures will include exceptions but only for three hours maximum.
Nouris said those who try to abuse the system will be...