Following S Korea, Malaysia ramps up tests to help 'flatten Covid-19 curve'

Modified 24 Mar 2020, 1:46 pm

CORONAVIRUS | Health Ministry director-general Noor Hisham Abdullah today said Malaysia is ramping up its testing capacity to similar levels like South Korea.

He said South Korea resorted to mass testing to help slow the spread of Covid-19.

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