EMCO at detention block, quarters of Pekan Nenas Immigration Depot tomorrow

22 Jan 2021 / 18:30 H.

KUALA LUMPUR: The detention block and quarters of the Pekan Nenas Immigration Depot in Pontian, Johor will come under Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) from tomorrow until Feb 5.

Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob (pix) said the decision was made based on the advice of the Health Ministry (MOH) following a Covid-19 screening at the place which 177 out of the 360 tests came out positive yesterday.

“The implementation of EMCO is to control movements as well as contain the spread of the infection to other staff, families as well as the communities outside,” he said in a statement on the development of MCO today. -Bernama

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