Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin chairs a special meeting of the National Security Council on Coronavirus measures on Saturday. A minister at the meeting has since contracted Covid-19. Photo: DPA Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin chairs a special meeting of the National Security Council on Coronavirus measures on Saturday. A minister at the meeting has since contracted Covid-19. Photo: DPA
Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin chairs a special meeting of the National Security Council on Coronavirus measures on Saturday. A minister at the meeting has since contracted Covid-19. Photo: DPA

Malaysia’s PM quarantines after minister tests positive for Covid-19, amid record spike in cases

  • Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin and other officials are self-isolating after coming in contact with Religious Affairs Minister Zulkifli Mohamad al-Bakri
  • Malaysia reported a record 432 cases on Monday, with a large number coming from Sabah, where a snap election was held on September 26

Topic |   Malaysia
Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin chairs a special meeting of the National Security Council on Coronavirus measures on Saturday. A minister at the meeting has since contracted Covid-19. Photo: DPA Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin chairs a special meeting of the National Security Council on Coronavirus measures on Saturday. A minister at the meeting has since contracted Covid-19. Photo: DPA
Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin chairs a special meeting of the National Security Council on Coronavirus measures on Saturday. A minister at the meeting has since contracted Covid-19. Photo: DPA
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