Khairy Jamaluddin says the second infection in the country follows the first detection on December 14.
Another Omicron Case Detected In Malaysia, 18 More Highly Suspected
KUALA LUMPUR – Malaysia has confirmed another case of the Omicron variant after its first discovery on December 14, Health Minister Khairy Jamaluddin said today.
Khairy confirmed the country’s second Omicron case, adding that additional 18 cases are presumed to be of the same variant based on initial screening.
source - anadolu agency
“We are currently awaiting the second line of confirmatory testing involving whole genome sequencing.
“The results are expected by tomorrow,” he announced at a parliament press conference today.
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