Accommodation providers urged to lend premises as isolation centre

James Kon

Owners of buildings, hotels, apartments and hostels are urged to come forward to help the government by providing their premises as isolation centres for travellers arriving to the country.

This was stated by Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar at a press conference yesterday.

To help the government curb the spread of Covid-19 and detect any cases of infectious disease immediately, he said, “Owners of building, hotel, apartment and hostel are welcome to come forward to register their facilities and buildings to be used as isolation centres.”

Interested parties can contact the National Disaster Management Centre at 7190521.