UPDATED 9.15PM | List of locations affected by Covid-19 (Oct 29)

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UPDATED 9.15PM | List of locations affected by Covid-19 (Oct 29)
UPDATED 9.15PM | List of locations affected by Covid-19 (Oct 29)
  • Latest places added: Ingress Auto Puchong, Arena Shamelin apartment, SK Kampung Jambu.

Below are verified locations that are reported to be affected today.

Malaysiakini will continue adding to the list as more locations are announced.

If you know any locations which were announced today but are not listed here, please send an email to covid19@malaysiakini.com.

For a list of locations affected in the past 14 days, please visit the Kini News Lab's Covid-19 tracker.

BUSINESSES

- Ingress Auto Puchong, Selangor

A service executive here tested positive for Covid-19 on Oct 25 after close contact with his father-in-law, who turned out to be positive as well.

The outlet was closed for sanitisation on Oct 26 and reopened on Oct 27, following advice from the Crisis Preparedness and Response Centre (CPRC).

EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS

- SK Kampung Jambu, Taiping

This school has been ordered to close for seven days from Oct 30 to Nov 5 due to a confirmed Covid-19 case. It will be reopened on Nov 9 (Monday).

OFFICES

- MBSB Bank, Johor Bahru, Johor

Two employees who were close contacts of a fellow co-worker who tested positive on Oct 23 have also contracted the virus.

In a statement yesterday, the bank said the latest duo were confirmed to be positive on Oct 25. Twenty-one other staff members tested negative and are undergoing self-quarantine.

After closing its Johor Bahru regional office and bank branch for sanitisation work, both have since reopened.

SPORTS AND RECREATIONAL CENTRES

- Chinese Recreation Club Penang

The club said in a Facebook post that all activities will be cancelled from Oct 29 to Nov 4 due to a confirmed Covid-19 case.

GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS

- Menara MSC Cyberport, Johor Bahru, Johor

The Johor Bahru High Court (Civil) and Subordinate Courts (Civil) based at the Menara MSC Cyberport have suspended their operations until further notice as two interpreters working there have been found positive for Covid-19.

Authorities have started disinfection work at the building.

RESIDENCES

- Goodyear Court 1, Subang Jaya, Selangor

The household members of the first positive case in the condominium have also tested positive, as of Oct 26. The first case was reported on Oct 23.

The affected areas have been sanitised, said the management.

- Arena Shamelin Apartment, Kuala Lumpur

A resident from Block 2 tested positive for Covid-19 on Oct 24. Sanitisation was carried out at the apartment.