Putrajaya, which today warned that Malaysia could potentially face a fourth wave of the pandemic, has decided that Selangor, Johor, Kelantan, Kuala Lumpur and Penang will remain under the Conditional Movement Control Order or CMCO from April 15 until 28.
Sarawak, too, will be kept under the CMCO from April 13 until 26, Bernama reported Senior Minister (Security) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob as saying during a media conference.
Meanwhile, the Recovery Movement Control Order or RMCO in Perlis, Melaka, Pahang, Terengganu, Sabah, Putrajaya, Labuan, Perak, Negeri Sembilan (except in Seremban) and Kedah (except in Kuala Muda) has also been extended from April 15 to 28. At the same time, the government has placed Kampung Meruntum, Sabah under the Enhanced Movement Control Order from April 13 to 26, following a rise in Covid-19 cases in the locality.
Ismail Sabri, who sounded the warning of a potential fourth wave of infections, said the possibility is there based on the coronavirus’ infectivity rate here as recorded by the Ministry of Health, which is over 1.0.