Covid-19: Vet Services Dept looking into whether virus found in livestock

Published on 11 May 2020 8:08:10 PM

With a number of Covid-19 cases concentrated at wet markets, the Health Ministry is waiting for a report from the Veterinary Services Department on whether the virus is found to be present in the livestock.

Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah, however, said at his daily briefing at Putrajaya on Monday (May 11) that food is safe to consume as long as it is cooked.

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