PUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry detected two new Covid-19 clusters in Selangor and Penang, today.
The Usaha cluster, detected in Klang and Petaling in Selangor, has so far racked up 17 cases.
The Tembaga cluster, meanwhile, detected in the northeast and southwest of Penang island, has led to 69 people being screened. Of the total, seven have tested positive, 13 negative, while the rest are awaiting their test results.
As for the Tembaga Cluster involving index case (Case 29,359) detected last Wednesday, he said six close contacts were tested positive and have been admitted to the Penang Hospital.
“As of noon today, 69 individuals have been screened from the same cluster and seven of them tested positive, 13 negative and 49 were still waiting for results,” he said.