Enhanced MCO for Kejora Juara, Westlite workers hostels in Johor extended


PUTRAJAYA: The enhanced movement control order for two localities in Johor will be extended from Jan 16 to 29 as there is still a high number of active cases, says Senior Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob (pic).

The localities are Kejora Juara workers hostel in Muar and Westlite workers hostel in Senai.

Ismail Sabri said that the National Security Council, in a special meeting, had agreed to extend the enhanced MCO for the Kejora Juara workers' hostel as there are still 1,404 active cases there.

“For the situation in Westlite, health authorities informed us that active cases are still high and they are still waiting for the results of 50 tests, ” he said on Thursday (Jan 14).

The NSC has also agreed to end the enhanced MCO at Kluang Prison as well as its officers quarters and Dewan Segitiga Arena, Taman Desa Sejahtera in Kota Tinggi, Johor.

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