Mass Covid-19 testing only on targeted groups now, explains Health DG

Published on 22 Nov 2020 12:23:43 AM

The Health Ministry is only conducting mass screenings for Covid-19 among targeted groups, said Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.

The Health director-general said that during a special briefing on Covid-19 issues on Saturday (Nov 21) when asked about the effectiveness of the various movement control orders in curbing the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in the country.

Dr Noor Hisham also explained further on who would meet the criteria for targeted testing during the briefing.