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Help rakyat first before meting out punishment, says minister

Hariz Mohd

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Modified 10 Jun 2021, 3:49 am

The government should focus on helping the rakyat during the lockdown instead of taking punitive measures against them, said cabinet member Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof.

The de facto special functions minister, who is in charge of disaster management, said enforcement agencies must also be given clear directives during the movement control order (MCO).

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