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UPDATED 11.40PM | List of locations affected by Covid-19 (Jan 12)

Malaysiakini Team

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Modified 12 Jan 2021, 4:06 pm

Below are verified locations that are reported to be affected today.

Malaysiakini will continue adding to the list as more locations are announced.

If you know any locations which were announced today but are not listed here, please send an email to [email protected]

For a list of locations affected in the past 14 days, please visit the Kini News Lab's Covid-19 tracker.


BUSINESSES

- Southgate Commercial Centre, Kuala Lumpur

The management of this commercial area located on Jalan Dua off Jalan Chan Sow Lin said that three positive Covid-19 cases were detected at two of its blocks.

The Jan 7 notice said two cases were reported at Block D and another at Block E.

Sanitisation of all common areas and possible contaminated areas have been done.

- The Ming Room, Bangsar Shopping Centre, Kuala Lumpur

The restaurant is closed for disinfection until further notice after a kitchen staff member tested positive for Covid-19.

All other employees will undergo Covid-19 screening and quarantine.

- Thai Boy Street Food, Jalan Genting Klang, Kuala Lumpur

The store manager tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday. She is asymptomatic.

The store is closed for three days for disinfection.

- Interocean Freight Services Sdn Bhd, Kelana Business Centre, Kelana Jaya, Selangor

Two employees at Block A of Kelana Business Centre tested positive for Covid-19.

The units were sanitised on Jan 9, the management said, while further sanitation of Blocks A to D and the basement car park was done yesterday.

- 33 Blue Room, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

This dining outlet located at Zon Perindustrian PJCT updated on Facebook yesterday that eight more staff members tested positive for Covid-19, since they detected the first case on Jan 7.

The management said all customers who visited the outlet between Jan 1 and 6 are advised to get tested.

- Kim Poh Chicken Rice Shop, Golden Triangle, Penang

The Golden Triangle branch of this chicken rice shop issued a notice on Jan 10, after a Covid-19 positive case was detected there, saying that the outlet is closed temporarily until further notice.

When contacted today, a spokesperson for the restaurant said that sanitisation works have been carried out at the premises today.

- Lian Shin Coffee Shop, Bachang, Malacca

Two staff members of this coffee shop were tested positive for Covid-19 on Jan 9, said a notice published on Facebook.

According to the notice, which was shared by a page called Best Food & Travel Malacca, other staff have since taken swab tests and were ordered to go under quarantine.

The shop is closed until further notice.

- A factory at Jalan Haji Abdul Manan, Meru Klang, Selangor

The Health Ministry reported today that a new infection cluster has been identified in this area. The cluster is linked to a factory where Covid-19 cases were detected.

As of noon today, 83 positive cases have been detected during a screening exercise that involved 311 individuals so far.

The cluster was named Jalan Manan Cluster, taking from the name of the road.

- Udarama Complex, Jalan Ipoh, Kuala Lumpur

A new infection cluster was detected at a security company in this complex, according to the Health Ministry.

As of noon today, they have screened 134 individuals linked to the cluster and found 21 positive cases.

The cluster has been named as the Udarama Cluster.

- Al Rajhi Bank, Kota Damansara branch, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

An employee at this branch tested positive for Covid-19 on Jan 12, said in a circular.

The employee was tested at the end of last week after developing a fever.

Employees who had close contact are under a 14-day quarantine.

The bank has increased the frequency of cleaning and disinfecting high traffic areas on its premises on a daily basis.

- Ben's Independent Grocer, Publika, Kuala Lumpur

A staff member at this supermarket chain branch tested positive today.

The employee was last at work on Jan 9, the management said.

All staff who had close contact will undergo screening and quarantine while the store will be sanitised, it said.


OFFICES

- Menara UOA Bangsar, Kuala Lumpur

An employee of Level 19, Tower A has tested positive for Covid-19, and was last at the building on Jan 6.

The management has sanitised the affected floors on Jan 7 and continues to sanitise the main lobby and lifts every Saturday, it said in a notice on Jan 8.

- MSIG Insurance, Menara Hap Seng 2, Jalan P Ramlee, Kuala Lumpur

A staff member at MSIG's head office tested positive for Covid-19 on Jan 8, the management said.

The affected employee is a Japanese technical advisor and had close contact with an infected person.

He was last at the office on Dec 24 and had been in home quarantine since Dec 27 after being identified as a close contact.

Levels 12, 13, 15, 17 and 18 were sanitised on Jan 9 and operations are as usual.


RESIDENCES

- Felda Chiku 3, Gua Musang, Kelantan

Nenggiri assemblyperson Abdul Aziz Yusoff attended a wedding ceremony here at 1.20pm on Jan 3.

He tested positive for Covid-19 on Jan 9.

In the photographs, neither Abdul Aziz nor other attendees wore face masks.

- Jalan Langgak Golf, Kuala Lumpur

Nenggiri assemblyperson Abdul Aziz Yusoff attended a meeting here with the South Kelantan Development Authority (Kesedar), to brief Gua Musang MP Tengku Razaleigh Hamzah on plans to develop land in Gua Musang.

In photographs uploaded on Abdul Aziz's Facebook, most attendees did not wear face masks or had lowered or removed them, as the briefing coincided with a meal.

In his post, Abdul Aziz said he attended the Jan 7 meeting although he felt under the weather.

He tested positive for Covid-19 two days later.

- Kampung Limau Kasturi, Kampung Bertam Lama, Jeram Tekoh and Kampung Batu 6, Gua Musang, Kelantan

Nenggiri assemblyperson Abdul Aziz Yusoff visited flood victims here at Kampung Limau Kasturi on Jan 4 and Kampung Bertam Lama, Jeram Tekoh and Kampung Batu 6 on Jan 6.

He tested positive for Covid-19 on Jan 9.

In photographs of the visit, neither he nor the villagers wore face masks or practised social distancing.

At Kampung Limau Kasturi, Abdul Aziz and his entourage dined at an eatery owned by Lina Bakri.

- The Olive, Sunsuria City, Sepang, Selangor

A resident of Level 15, Block C tested positive for Covid-19 on Jan 9, the management said yesterday.

As of Jan 11, the patient had yet been fetched to hospital.

Disinfection of common areas by professionals are underway and all common facilities are closed until further notice.

- Maisson Residence, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Two residents of Level 16, Block 2 and Level 3, Block 4 tested positive for Covid-19, according to a management notice yesterday.

It has arranged for disinfection at all possible contaminated areas and common areas.

- Sri Putramas, Jalan Kuching, Kuala Lumpur

The management reported a second Covid-19 case at Block C yesterday.

Residents are urged to avoid using lifts until they are sanitised.

- The Sentral Residences, KL Sentral, Kuala Lumpur

A resident at Tower B tested positive for Covid-19, the management said in a notice yesterday.

All common areas believed accessed by the resident have been sanitised.

- Tiffani Kiara Condominium, Mont Kiara, Kuala Lumpur

A resident of this condominium has tested positive for Covid-19, said a notice issued by its management today.

Following this, they have arranged for disinfection works to be carried out at all common areas in the premises.

All common areas are closed until sanitisation works are done.

- Boulevard Subang Jaya, Subang Jaya, Selangor

In a notice today, the management of this condominium said that a resident at Tower 1 was found to be positive for Covid-19.

The result was known earlier today, and the individual is said to be under quarantine at his/her unit.

The management said they have arranged for a comprehensive disinfection session on all common areas, common facilities as well as the floor where the infected unit is located as soon as possible.

- Iris Apartment, Taman Desa, Kuala Lumpur

According to the Health Ministry, an individual who lives in this apartment block was tested positive for Covid-19 today.

It said that the person has been identified as the index case for a new infection cluster linked to a supermarket in Kuala Lumpur.

As of today, health authorities have screened a total of 414 individuals and found 11 positive cases linked to the cluster, which is named as Iris Cluster.

- Rumah Jilan, Bintulu, Sarawak

At least one Covid-19 positive case was detected at this longhouse located in Bukit Sekubong, Sebauh. According to the Health Ministry, they have found a new infection cluster, and the index case was traced back to an individual who lives here.

As of today, a total of 32 individuals linked to the cluster, named as Bukit Sekubong Cluster, have been screened. Of the 32, 21 have been found positive.

It is not known if all those tested positive are residents of the longhouse or otherwise.

- Kampung Badak, Bachok, Kelantan

Several Covid-19 positive cases were reported in this village recently, according to the Health Ministry.

The cases are related to a new cluster that the ministry announced today, called the Kampung Badak Cluster. It has so far recorded 39 positive cases.

However, not all the cases came from this village, as the cluster also reportedly involved Kota Bharu, which is the capital of Kelantan.

- Taman Kesedar Jaya, Gua Musang, Kelantan

An individual who lives in this residential area was tested positive for Covid-19 on Jan 10 and has been identified as the index case of a new infection cluster called the Taman Kesedar Cluster.

According to the Health Ministry, the individual travelled to Kuala Lumpur recently.

As of today, 157 individuals linked to the cluster have been tested for Covid-19, of whom 14 were found positive.

- Taman Permint Harmoni, Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu

According to the Health Ministry, an individual who lives in this residential area was tested positive for Covid-19 on Jan 7 and has since been identified as the index case for a new cluster called the Permint Harmoni Cluster.

So far, health authorities have screened 52 individuals and found eight positive cases linked to the cluster.

- Five Stones Residences, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

A resident of Block A tested positive for Covid-19 at this condominium today.

Earlier this month, a staff member of the management office at this condominium was infected by the virus.

- Pantai Hillpark 5, Pantai Dalam, Kuala Lumpur

A resident of Block 1 tested positive for Covid-19 on Jan 9, the management said.

All common areas at this block have been sanitised, it said.

- 9 Bukit Utama, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

A resident of Block A tested positive for Covid-19 today.

This is the second resident to contract the virus in the past week.

All common areas have been disinfected.

The management is tracking the infected person's activities and will ensure to disinfect the areas this person visited.


PLACES OF WORSHIP

- Masjid Mukim Star Baru, Galas, Gua Musang, Kelantan

Nenggiri assemblyperson Abdul Aziz Yusoff attended Friday prayers here on Jan 8, the day before he tested positive for Covid-19.

- Surau Al-Ittihad, Selama, Perak

Home Minister Hamzah Zainuddin attended a feast with the local community here on Dec 31, 2020.

The Larut MP was confirmed to be Covid-19 positive this morning.

- Raudhatul Jannah Mosque, Sungai Bayor Selama, Perak

Home Minister Hamzah Zainuddin attended the launching ceremony of this mosque on Dec 31, 2020.

The Larut MP was confirmed Covid-19 positive this morning.


MEDICAL FACILITIES

- Klinik Primer, Gua Musang, Kelantan

At least two patients who sought treatment here tested positive for Covid-19, the clinic said.

The first visited the clinic on Jan 1, while the second, Nenggiri assemblyperson Abdul Aziz Yusoff, visited the clinic on Jan 6 at about 10.10pm.

Abdul Aziz said he visited the clinic because he felt body aches and chills.

The clinic was informed of the first case on Jan 7 and immediately closed for sanitation.

All staff members have tested negative for Covid-19.

- Dialysis centre at Taman Perindustrian IKS, Batu Caves, Kuala Lumpur

The Health Ministry reported today that a new Covid-19 infection cluster has been detected at a dialysis centre located at this industrial park.

Checks online found only one dialysis centre at this location, which is the MAIWP-PICOMS Hemodialysis Centre.

As of today, MOH has screened a total of 140 individuals and found six positive cases linked to this cluster, named as the Dialisis Batu Cluster.

- A dialysis centre in Precinct 9, Putrajaya

According to the Health Ministry, it has found a new Covid-19 infection cluster linked to a dialysis centre in this precinct.

Checks online found that there is only one such facility at the location, which is a private centre called Pusat Rawatan Dialisis Hidayah.

As of today, MOH has screened 25 individuals and found 10 positive cases linked to the Dialisis Putra Cluster.


GOVERNMENT BUILDINGS

- Dewan Majlis Daerah Gua Musang, Bertam Baru, Kelantan

Nenggiri assemblyperson Abdul Aziz Yusoff visited flood victims housed in the community hall on Jan 6, three days before he tested positive for Covid-19.

He did not wear a face mask.

- Ministry of Rural Development, Presint 4, Putrajaya

Nenggiri assemblyperson Abdul Aziz Yusoff attended a meeting here with Rural Development Minister Abdul Latiff Ahmad and South Kelantan Development Authority (Kesedar) chairperson Nik Mohamed Abdul Nik Abdul Aziz on Jan 5.

They were all wearing face masks.

The assemblyperson tested positive for Covid-19 on Jan 9.

- Bangunan Setiausaha Kerajaan Negeri, Kota Bahru, Kelantan

Nenggiri assemblyperson Abdul Aziz Yusoff attended a meeting here at 9am on Dec 31, 2020, nine days before he tested positive for Covid-19.

- Employees Provident Fund (EPF), Sibu office, Sabah

The EPF's Sibu office and counters will close starting tomorrow after an employee tested positive for Covid-19.

All service employees will undergo Covid-19 testing, it said.

EPF members are advised to use online services or reschedule their visit via the Janji Temu Online facility.


PRISONS AND DETENTION FACILITIES

- Alor Setar Prison, Kedah

The four accused of injuring, abetting to kill, and murdering Universiti Pertahanan Nasional Malaysia (UPNM) marine cadet, Zulfarhan Osman Zulkarnain, tested positive for Covid-19.

Muhammad Akmal Zuhairi Azmal, Muhammad Azamuddin Mod Sofi, Muhammad Najib Mohd Razi, Muhammad Afif Najmudin Azahat and Mohamad Shobirin Sabri are currently held at Alor Setar Prison, pending trial.

As such, the hearing scheduled for today, tomorrow and Friday was postponed to Feb 4, Feb 5 and March 31.

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