Kuala Lumpur – The Movement Control Order (MCO) implemented in six states and three federal territories, has been extended until Feb 4.
The states are Penang, Selangor, Melaka, Johor, Sabah, Kelantan, as well as the Federal Territories of Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya and Labuan.
Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob said the decision was made based on the risk assessment and advice of the Ministry of Health (MOH) after finding the daily Covid-19 cases were still on the rise in the states.
Following the extension, the period of the MCO enforced on all states has now been standardised, he said in a press conference on MCO development here, today. – Bernama