More than 100 arrested for not wearing masks yesterday, says Ismail Sabri


Alfian Z.M. Tahir

Senior minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob says 127 individuals were fined yesterday for not wearing masks after the government made it compulsory to do so in crowded places and public transport. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Afif Abd Halim, August 2, 2020.

AUTHORITIES arrested 127 individuals yesterday for not wearing masks after the government had made it compulsory to wear it in crowded areas and on public transportation.

Senior minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob said they were among 315 individuals arrested for violating the movement-control order (MCO) yesterday.


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