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Are Public Area Sanitisation Effective In Curbing Covid-19?

Dr Victor Hoe, Professor of Occupational and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya

01-Jun-21 17:00

Are Public Area Sanitisation Effective In Curbing Covid-19?

Many experts are questioning the efficacy of large-scale sanitisation of public areas and urging government officials to not waste time and resources proceeding with this move. This comes following an announcement made by Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin that large-scale disinfections are planned to continue in Selangor. We speak with a professor to understand the rationale behind these experts' call.

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Produced by: Tasha Fusil, Alia Zefri

Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan, Lee Chwi Lynn


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