Case 121 linked to Tabligh cluster

James Kon

The investigation into Case 121’s source of COVID-19 infection revealed that he was linked to several cases from the Tabligh congregation in the country who tested positive.

The update of Case 121 was mentioned by Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohd Isham bin Haji Jaafar in a press conference held yesterday at the Ministry of Health’s (MoH) Al-‘Afiah Hall. He said that several infected members of the Tabligh congregation met with Case 121 on March 8. Case 121 started developing symptoms on March 17.

Case 121 is a local man who came forward to be tested for COVID-19 at the Sports Complex of Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha (RIPAS) Hospital and is currently in National Isolation Centre since March 28 and receiving treatment.