Connect with us


H1N1 Outbreak Among Perak Students Causes School To Temporarily Close Down


H1N1 Outbreak Among Students Causes Teluk Intan Clo - World Of Buzz 1
Source: MalayMail & SCMP

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

The Influenza A (H1N1) outbreak in Malaysia is getting a little scary considering a school in Teluk Intan, Perak has been forced to temporarily shut down in fear that their 550 students may get infected after 8 students in the school were tested positive with H1N1.

As according to The Star, Perak Education Committee chairman, Dr Abdul Aziz Bari said that the closure of Sekolah Menengah Sains Teluk Intan has been done according to the standard operating procedures in order to contain the outbreak.

“The school is currently conducting clean-up works, especially at its hostels,” he said.

Also, Berita Harian has added that 89 students in Johor have also tested positive for the virus, prompting schools to take measures.

The director of the Johor Education department, Azman Adnan has said that the department has issued instructions to disallow any students or school representatives from attending classes to prevent the virus from further spreading.

“So far in Johor, there is no need for closures of classes and schools, but we are still monitoring the situation,” he added.

Parents are urged to seek immediate medical assistance if they’re kids are experiencing H1N1 symptoms.


Also read: Here’s How To Tell The Difference Between A Normal Cold And Influenza A

Here's How To Tell The Difference Between A Normal Fever An Influenza A - World Of Buzz 3

Follow us on Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and Instagram for the latest stories and updates daily.

Just In

Collage U Turn Collage U Turn
News10 hours ago

WATCH: Motorcyclist Crashes into Signboard & Breaks Leg When Evading Proton Saga That Suddenly Swerved

Many people can operate their vehicles and get around easily. But to do that while following traffic rules and practising...

My Post 1 14 My Post 1 14
News11 hours ago

Watch Out, Toll Jumpers! The Authorities Are Now Regularly Detecting You

One of the latest bad habits that Malaysians have picked up is jumping tolls. This is when one decides to...

Collage Car Collage Car
News16 hours ago

M’sian Drives His Car Into 2 Men After Feeling Dissatisfied About a Fight in a Bar

It is always scary being around people who get violent and aggressive when they are angry because their actions become...

My Post 1 2022 09 28T100151.941 My Post 1 2022 09 28T100151.941
News17 hours ago

Over 7,000kgs of Human Trash Have Been Left Behind On Mars

As humans, we’ve gotten used to leaving our rubbish and trash behind at places we go to. It’s all part...

My Post 1 2022 09 27T163754.208 1 My Post 1 2022 09 27T163754.208 1
News1 day ago

Kelantan Scammer Targets People At Hospitals, Asking For Money For His ‘Wife’s Maternity Bills’

Scammers are now using maternity bills as a way to target potential victims at hospitals and clinics in Kelantan. This...

Collage 7 4 Collage 7 4
News1 day ago

Ebit Lew Case: Victim Refuses to Lodge Report as Ebit Lew is a “Big Deal” & She’s Just a “Small Figure”

The trial for Ebit Lew’s alleged sexual harassment case continues today (September 27), and one of the witnesses had something...

Collage Accident Collage Accident
News2 days ago

Father and Son Killed in Motorcycle Crash Caused by Jungle Fowl’s Sudden Road Crossing

One minute we could be talking and laughing in the car heading to dinner, and the next we could become...

Ft Wedding Ft Wedding
News2 days ago

PAS MP Thanks City Council, JKR & PDRM For Helping With His Kids’ Wedding, Slammed by M’sians

In Malaysia, there are plenty of instances of abuse of power which occur all across the nation. One of the...


Latest Videos