Zahidi Zainul is positive for Covid-19

by AZREEN HANI/ pic by BERNAMA

DEPUTY Communications and Multimedia minister Datuk Zahidi Zainul is tested positive for Covid-19.

According to a statement from his office, Zahidi received the result of the virus screening this morning.

He was screened in Kuala Lumpur upon arrival from Penang on January 11.

Zahidi has been admitted to Hospital Sg Buloh for further treatment.

Prior to this, he was tested negative on Dec 25.

Three cabinet ministers have been infected with coronavirus in the past few days.

They are, Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed, Datuk Seri Rina Harun and Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainuddin.