Updated 23/02/21 – 288,229 cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been confirmed in Kuala Lumpur City and surrounding areas including 1,076 deaths. Malaysia is extended MCO until 4th March in Selangor, Johor, Penang, and Kuala Lumpur to contain the spread of coronavirus infections in the country. While the ban on international tourists will remain in place, as Covid-19 cases across the globe continue to surge. School and restaurants are closed. The City’s attractions and museums are closed and all professional sporting events have already closed or cancelled. Businesses that have been closed include grocers, healthcare providers, pharmacies, convenience stores, banks, and transportation providers. We will continue to update on this page as we receive the more latest information.
We recommend visitors to consult local public health authorities for official information. Further, we recommend that visitors follow the safety guidelines, including:
• Clean your hands often by washing them with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or using an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60 to 95 percent alcohol.
• Avoid touching your eyes, nose & mouth with dirty hands.
• Don’t forget to wear a mask in publically places that cover your nose and mouth properly.
• Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or your sleeve while coughing or sneezing to help protect others in case you’re infected with COVID-19 however don’t have symptoms (don’t use hands)
• Avoid contact with sick people
Below, find links to information and advice from official authorities, and note that these continue to be updated in real-time.
Feb 20 (GMT)
• 2,461 new cases and 08 new deaths in Malaysia.
Feb 23 (GMT)
• 2,468 new cases and 14 new deaths in Malaysia.