KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama): The Malaysian Prisons Department has suspended social visits for Deepavali to prevent the spread of Covid-19.
The department said Friday (Nov 13) that prisons will instead make available Skype facilities or prepaid phone calls for inmates to get in touch with their families.
"This is a preventive measure to control the transmission of Covid-19 in prisons, ” it said.
The public may get in touch with the relevant prison for more details. - Bernama