April 13, 2020 | News | No Comments
The Health Ministry has identified four new sub-clusters of Covid-19 which rose from the Sri Petaling Tabligh. All these sub-clusters began at madrasahs and tahfizs. Director-General of Health, Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said in his press conference yesterday that the four sub-clusters were each located in a madrasah in Jerantut, Pahang; Penanti, Penang; Sungai Lui, Selangor and Jasin, Malacca.
The first sub-cluster is at a madrasah in Jerantut Pahang with :
- 401 tested (297 students and 104 staffs)
- 62 confirmed positive
- 20 patients have recovered
The second sub-cluster is at a madrasah in Penanti, Pulau Pinang with :
- 291 tested (256 students and 35 staffs)
- 6 confirmed positives
- 4 patients have recovered
The third sub-cluster is at a madrasah Sg. Lui, Selangor with:
- 282 tested (274 students and 8 staffs)
- 90 confirmed positives
- 67 patients have recovered
The fourth sub-cluster is at a madrasah as well in Jasin, Melaka with :
- 137 tested (122 students and 15 staffs)
- 37 confirmed positive
- 1 patient has recovered
We wish these patients a speedy recovery. To those living in the areas mentioned, please be careful and STAY HOME! If you have to leave the house, wear your masks and maintain social distancing.
The information in this story is accurate as of press time. However, as the situation surrounding COVID-19 continues to evolve, some data may have changed since publication.