NEWS ON CORONAVIRUS MOVED BY BERNAMA AS AT 6.50 PM : FEB 6

SOON LI WEI

 

 

1. SHAH ALAM:  GM Klang wholesale city management today denied the occurrence of the 2019 novel coronavirus infection at its shopping mall as viralled on the social media. (211 words/ 1217 hrs) 

 

2. KUALA TERENGGANU:  A trader pleaded not guilty in the Magistrate’s Court here today to a charge with making a statement conducing to public mischief on the 2019 novel coronavirus infection. (158 words/ 1354 hrs) 

 

3. KUALA LUMPUR:  The national badminton contingent was given some timely advice today by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail before flying off for their latest overseas assignment in the Philippines next week. (293 words/ 1700 hrs) 

 

4. SHAH ALAM:  All activities or programmes of large-scale public involvement in Selangor are being carried out as usual despite the 2019 novel coronavirus infection in the country. (257 words/ 1749 hrs) 

 

5. PUTRAJAYA:  A Malaysian woman who is the first case of local transmission and a woman from Wuhan, China, are the two latest positive cases of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). (300 words/ 1742 hrs) 

 

6. JOHOR BAHRU:  Two pharmacies in Kulai and Johor Bahru were issued compounds after they were found selling face masks at higher prices than permitted (control price). (181 words/ 1800 hrs) 

 

7. KOTA BHARU:  The Kelantan Health Department has urged the public not to believe the rumour that a 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) carrier was in the state during the Chinese New Year celebrations recently. (276 words/ 1834 hrs) 

 

-- BERNAMA