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Quarantine length for travellers, conclude contacts shortened to 10 days

KUALA LUMPUR: The quarantine length for travellers strolling again from foreign and shut contacts of sure cases shall be shortened from 14 to 10 days efficient the next day to come (Dec 14). Properly being director-popular Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah (pix) said it applies to the surveillance and statement show done at the gazetted quarantine centres or at home. “A recent review of scientific scientific proof found that the risk of submit-quarantine infection will lower throughout the quarantine length. The infection rate is top likely in the predominant week after publicity,“ he said in a assertion right here this present day. Dr Noor Hisham said loads of countries have reviewed the needed quarantine length. “The United Kingdom, Germany and Belgium have diminished the quarantine ...