Sivagangga cluster may be a superspreader, says Noor Hisham

Hariz Mohd

Modified 6 Aug 2020, 11:46 am

CORONAVIRUS | The Health Ministry (MOH) fears that the Sivagangga infection cluster that started in Kedah could be linked to a genome of Covid-19 which had been identified as a superspreader in Egypt and Pakistan.

Its director-general Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah told a press conference today that they found the cluster - which MOH has traced back to the owner of a nasi kandar shop in Jitra - had been spreading "very quickly" compared to other infection clusters in the country...

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