JOHOR BARU: The Johor Special Covid-19 Task Force has held its first meeting here to improve management of the pandemic in the state.
Tunku Mahkota Johor Tunku Ismail Ibni Sultan Ibrahim said the task force would monitor and improve the system used to screen, isolate, monitor and treat Covid-19 patients.
"This is to ensure that the pandemic is always under control.
"Contact tracing needs to be accelerated so that it is done within 24 to 48 hours, and vaccination rates must also be increased," he said in a statement posted on Facebook here on Friday (Sept 17).
He said the meeting on Friday was attended by Johor Mentri Besar Datuk Hasni Mohammad, Health and Environment Committee chairman R. Vidyananthan, state secretary Datuk Azmi Rohani, depuRead More »