Malaysia PM In Home Quarantine After Officer Tests Coronavirus Positive.

Malaysia PM In Home Quarantine After Officer Tests Coronavirus Positive

Muhyiddin Yassin is in home quarantine for 14 days (File)

Kuala Lumpur:

Malaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin will be home quarantined for 14 days after an officer who attended a meeting with him this week tested positive for the new coronavirus, the prime minister's office said in a statement on Friday.

Muhyiddin has tested negative but "all members of the meeting have been instructed to undergo screening and 14 days' home quarantine", the statement added.

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