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Covid-19: Implementation of targeted MCO appropriate for KL, says FT minister

Covid-19: Implementation of targeted MCO appropriate for KL, says FT minister
PUTRAJAYA, May 3 — The implementation of targeted movement control order (MCO) in several localities in Kuala Lumpur is seen as an appropriate approach for the federal capital to deal with Covid-19, said Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa. He said in the special National Security...

PUTRAJAYA, May 3 — The implementation of targeted movement control order (MCO) in several localities in Kuala Lumpur is seen as an appropriate approach for the federal capital to deal with Covid-19, said Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa.He said in the special National Security Council (MKN) meeting on Covid-19, chaired by Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin today, several state governments have requested for the reimplementation of the movement control oder (MCO) due to the increase in the number of Covid-19 cases.Annuar said, MKN would study in depth the request from the state governments by taking into account various factors.The programme was organised through a strategic collaboration between the Federal Territories Ministry through the Putrajaya Corporation (PPj) and Media Prima Group as well as Yayasan Wilayah Persekutuan.

“We will identify the areas and places where the MCO needs to be tightened,” he told reporters after the Prihatin Rakyat Ramadan Putrajaya programme, here today.We have to use a different method for each wave and phase,” he told reporters after the Prihatin Rakyat Ramadan Putrajaya programme, here today.

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