Covid-19: Monitor your health if you visited Sandakan market in last two weeks


  • Nation
  • Monday, 29 Jun 2020

SANDAKAN (Bernama): Those who visited the fish and wholesale markets at the Sandakan central market here between June 14 and 28 are advised to monitor their health condition, following the detection of a positive Covid-19 case there.

Sandakan Municipal Council president Wong Foo Tin, in a statement Monday (June 29), said anyone showing symptoms should immediately go to the Duchess of Kent Hospital or Sandakan area health clinic for Covid-19 tests.

Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said earlier that a positive case at the Sandakan market was one of two local transmissions reported in the country today.

Malaysia reported three new cases, comprising two local transmissions and one imported case.

The Sandakan case, detected from work place screening at the market, was the first reported in the district after a run of two months as a green zone. - Bernama

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