Child falling incident at isolation centre confirmed

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Haji Mohammad Isham bin Haji Jaafar today confirmed an incident involving a child falling off the Mumong Isolation Centre building that has gone viral on social media.

The minister said the event took place the previous evening, adding that the child survived the fall without sustaining any serious injuries.

Minister of Health Dato Seri Setia Dr Hj Mohammad Isham bin Hj Jaafar speaking at the press conference. MUIZ MATDANI

“However, he is still under observation at the Raja Isteri Pengiran Anak Saleha (RIPAS) Hospital,” he added.

Following this incident, the health minister reminds patients at isolation centers to regularly keep an eye on their children.

More details on Friday’s Borneo Bulletin