Dr M: Govt has full power to curb Covid-19, no need emergency

Modified 12 Jan 2021, 1:58 pm

An emergency declaration is unnecessary as the government has the full power to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic, former prime minister Dr Mahathir Mohamad said today.

Unlike Western countries, he said, people in this country adhere to the standard operating procedures as outlined by the government.

The Pejuang pro-tem chairperson also raised certain questions in relation to the emergency and the real meaning behind it...

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