Kelantan could be next Sabah, virologist warns


The state capital of Kota Baru remains a red zone with 129 coronavirus cases, of which 33 are active. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, November 22, 2020.

AN infectious disease expert warned today that the coronavirus outbreak in Kelantan could get out of control unless a lockdown or similar preventive measures is instituted at once.

Speaking to the New Sunday Times, Universiti Malaya Tropical Infectious Diseases Research and Education Centre director Professor Dr Sazaly Abu Bakar said Kelantan could be the next state after Sabah to see surging virus cases.


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