Coronavirus: Three more suspected cases awaiting results of lab tests, says Dr Dzulkefly

PUTRAJAYA (Jan 28): As at noon today, three more new cases for suspected  2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) are awaiting laboratory test results, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad (pictured).

He said the three cases, all involving Chinese nationals, were received within the past 24 hours.

“Out of the three persons under investigation (PUI), two cases are in Langkawi and one in Bintulu,” he told reporters after a special meeting to discuss issues on the coronavirus outbreak.

The meeting was chaired by Tourism Minister Datuk Mohamaddin Ketapi at the Tourism, Arts and culture Ministry here today.

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