Do not rush to open the borders, Nurul Izzah urges govt

Published on 26 Jul 2021 10:42:05 PM

The government has been advised not to rush to loosen travel restrictions and the opening of the country's borders, fearing that it would invite a new wave of Covid-19 infections.

Permatang Pauh MP Nurul Izzah Anwar told the Dewan Rakyat that on Monday (July 26), adding that the country cannot rely solely on vaccination in combating the Covid-19 pandemic.