Two Malaysian evacuees from Wuhan positive for coronavirus

PUTRAJAYA (Bernama) – Two of the 107 Malaysians and non-Malaysian spouses and children airlifted out of coronavirus-hit Wuhan in China yesterday have tested positive for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus  (2019-nCoV). This brings cumulative cases of the coronavirus in Malaysia to 12. Malaysian Health Minister Datuk Seri Dzulkefly Ahmad said the two new cases involved a 45-year-old man and his son, aged nine, and that they were now at an isolation ward at the Tuanku Ja’afar  Hospital in Seremban. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin