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PM announces MCO for whole of Malaysia from Wednesday

Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said the decision to put the whole country under a lockdown until June 7 was necessitated by rapidly rising Covid-19 case numbers. — Bernama pic

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KUALA LUMPUR, May 10 — Malaysian will enter yet another nationwide movement control order (MCO) beginning May 12, Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin announced today.

He said the decision to put the whole country under a lockdown until June 7 was necessitated by rapidly rising Covid-19 case numbers.

In a statement, he also announced additional restrictions to the MCO such as workplace and vehicular capacity limits.

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