MAJOR NEWS ITEM MOVED BY BERNAMA AS AT 4.45 PM: MARCH 21

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  1. KUALA LUMPUR : Police have denied that summonses are being issued to people for not travelling alone in their vehicles to purchase supplies, following the implementation of the Movement Control Order effective March 18 to 31.

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  1. PUTRAJAYA : A total of 10 million pieces of face masks will be brought in from China in stages to meet the shortage of the item in the country, said Senior Minister of Works Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof.

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  1. KUCHING : Sarawak Chief Minister Datuk Patinggi Abang Johari Tun Openg today announced that all border posts in the state are to be closed with immediate effect and only Immigration, Customs, Quarantine and Security (ICQS) centres between Sarawak and Brunei and Sarawak and Kalimantan to remain open for specific hours.

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  1. KUALA LUMPUR : The Federal Territories Islamic Religious Department (JAWI) in cooperation with mosques and suraus that have been hosting Friday prayers in the Federal Territories are actively engaged in cleaning and disinfection activities in the effort to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak in the country.

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  1. IPOH : All akad nikah (solemnisation of marriages) in Perak have been postponed indefinitely in an effort to break the COVID-19 chain of infection.

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  1. PUTRAJAYA : Individuals who fail to declare to the frontliners that they have had close contact with persons tested positive for COVID-19 may face legal ramifications such as fine.

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  1. PUTRAJAYA : One COVID-19 patient has died today, bringing the number of fatalities in the country so far to four, the Health Ministry said.

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  1. KUALA LUMPUR : The government is bringing home 46 Malaysians stranded in Iran on a special flight that is scheduled to touch down at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) at 6.10am tomorrow.

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  1. KUALA LUMPUR : The government is bringing home 46 Malaysians stranded in Iran on a special flight that is scheduled to touch down at Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (KLIA2) at 6.10am tomorrow.

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