(PUTRAJAYA, MAY 8) Our Minister of Defence Ismail Sabri has announced that MCO will be enforced in Kuantan (1 District), Perak (3 Districts) and Penang (3 Districts 3 Zones) from May 10 (Monday) until May 23 (Sunday).
- Pahang (1 District): Kuantan
- Perak (3 Sub-Districts): Hulu Kinta, Pengkalan Hulu and Belukar Semang
- Penang (3 Districts): Timur Laut, Seberang Perai Tengah and Seberang Perai Selatan
- Penang (3 Zones): Mukim 12, Bandar Butterworth and Mukim 14
He mentioned that Perak’s Mukim Hulu Kinta sub-district covers Ipoh, Lahat, Chemor and Tanjong Rambutan.
The Health Ministry also confirmed that there is an increase in sporadic cases and active clusters in these areas as reported on May 7.
He also mentioned that the implementation of MCO is to ensure that the pandemic can be contained during this period.
More to come…