Khairy says no longer using “herd immunity” as Covid-19 will likely become endemic

Published on 17 Jun 2021 8:01:39 PM

Coordinating minister for the National Covid-19 Immunisation Programme Khairy Jamaluddin says he no longer using the term “herd immunity” as Covid-19 may stay around for quite some time.

Speaking at a webinar organised by The Oxford & Cambridge Society Malaysia, he also said that if the mutation continued to be aggressive and stubborn, and Covid became endemic, the government would need to have a procurement strategy.