Deputy Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin has been confirmed positive for Covid-19 based on test results received this morning.
A statement issued by his office said Zahidi underwent Covid-19 screening test on returning to Kuala Lumpur from Penang on Monday.
Zahidi has been taken to Hospital Sungai Buloh for further treatment in accordance with guidelines set by the Health Ministry.
“Zahidi is now in stable condition and apologises for any inconvenience caused,” the statement said.
Three cabinet members have tested positive for Covid-19 so far this month. They are Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department (Economy) Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed; Women, Family and Community Development Minister Datuk Seri Rina Harun; and, Home Minister Datuk Seri Hamzah Zainuddin.
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