7 days Malaysia reimposes lockdown as Covid surges Manilatimes |World
PENANG: Malaysia on Tuesday announced the reintroduction of movement restriction measures in several areas including the capital city of Kuala Lumpur in a bid to contain the recent spike of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases. Defense Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob, who coordinated the implementation of Covid-19 restrictions, announced that the measures will be in force in Kuala Lumpur, the administration center of Putrajaya as well as the adjacent Selangor state from October 14 to 27, in response to the spike in daily new Covid-19 cases, with the measures aimed at breaking the chain of infections. During the period, inter-district ... more