With the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, governments around the world are taking swift and active steps to halt its spread. One of the common measures is to impose a geographical lockdown or restriction on the population movements.
In Malaysia, the government has imposed a Movement Control Order (MCO), effectively closing down non-essential premises and forcing millions to stay at home.
However, despite the gravity of the situation and over 30,000 deaths worldwide (World Health Organization, 2020), there are still people who ignore the MCO and continue to have social gatherings and go to places with a lot of people.
Write a 250-word essay describing the cause for many not taking this grave matter seriously.