KUALA LUMPUR: Ten individuals have been charged in court for falsifying vaccination certificates, said Deputy Home Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Mohamed Said. (pix)
He said it involved four individuals in Sarawak, two each in Sabah and Melaka and one each in Kelantan and Perak.
One person has been convicted in Sarawak and sentenced to jail,“ he said during the oral question and answer session in the Dewan Rakyat today.
He was responding to a supplementary question from Shaharizukirnain Abd Kadir (PAS-Setiu) on the number of those taken to task for falsifying vaccination certificates in the country.
Ismail said action under Section 22 (d) of the Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases Act 1988 (Act 342) was taken against them.
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