Penang cancels Malaysia Day celebration due to Covid-19

  • Nation
  • Thursday, 10 Sep 2020

GEORGE TOWN: Penang will cancel its Malaysia Day celebration scheduled on Sept 16 amid the Covid-19 outbreak.

State legislative assembly speaker Datuk Law Choo Kiang said the decision was made following a state committee meeting on Sept 9.

"The decision was made after being advised by the state Health Department.

"The state-level Malaysia Day celebration scheduled on Sept 16 will be cancelled," he said in a statement issued on Thursday (Sept 10).

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