New Covid cluster among Johor ship’s crew


Alfian Z.M. Tahir

The first case in the Orkim cluster involves an Indonesian man who signed on in Singapore on September 10 and then developed fever, cough and diarrhoea but did not inform his employer. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, September 25, 2020.

THE Health Ministry today revealed the discovery of a new Covid-19 cluster in Johor, dubbed the Orkim cluster.

Health director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the cluster involved the crew of a ship in Pasir Gudang Port.


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