Covid-19: Several MPs yet to get tested ahead of Dewan Rakyat meeting, says Deputy Speaker

Published on 25 Oct 2021 12:18:07 PM

Deputy Dewan Rakyat Speaker Datuk Mohd Rashid Hasnon said several MPs have yet to take their RTK-PCR Covid-19 test ahead of the second meeting of the fourth session of the 14th Parliament that begins on Monday (Oct 25) and urged them to take the test immediately before they can be allowed to enter the Dewan Rakyat.

Mohd Rashid also said lawmakers are also allowed to remove their face masks when they are making their respective speeches but are required to immediately put them back on after speaking, adding that all meeting reports including annual reports from government agencies will be shared digitally and will not be distributed via CD or flash drive.