Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah has urged the public to prepare for the worst in facing the current Covid-19 wave following an exponential trend indicated by the Covid-19 graph in this country.
On a social media post, Dr Noor Hisham said, “the rise in cases started from April 11 and could trigger a vertical surge. We need to prepare for the worst. Please help us by staying at home. Only together, we can break the chain of infection.”
As positive cases are on the rise, Dr Noor Hisham advised the public to stay at home and comply strictly with the standard operating procedures (SOPs) in case of emergency or attendance at work.
Yesterday, Malaysia recorded 6,509 new Covid-19 cases and reported its highest daily death toll to date with 61 fatalities within 24 hours.