Sister of Malaysian man at Singapore business meeting tests positive for coronavirus

Published on 6 Feb 2020 6:19:35 PM

The sister of a 41-year-old Malaysian man who attended a meeting in Singapore last month has tested positive for novel coronavirus, the first known person-to-person transmission in the country.

Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad also confirmed on Thursday (Feb 6) another coronavirus case of a Chinese tourist from Wuhan, bringing the total number of cases to 14.