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Hishammuddin: Full-scale MCO will not be implemented as country prepares to enter endemic phase

Published on 11 Jan 2022 9:09:06 PM

Full-scale movement control order (MCO) is off the cards even if the country is faced with another outbreak of Covid-19, says Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein.

The Defence Minister said that on Tuesday (Jan 11) but did not rule out the possibility of taking stricter measures such as halting movement in and out of the country, in the government’s efforts to transition to the endemic phase that should have been announced early this year.

Hishammuddin also said the standard operating procedures (SOP) for Thaipusam and Chinese New Year celebrations will be announced soon.

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