13 October 2020 – New prison inmates in Selangor to be segregated

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Corrections / Justice
Level of Jurisdiction: State
Lead People/Agency: Selangor and Kuala Lumpur Prisons director Datuk Mohd Sakeri Dollah

Overview: All new inmates to be managed by the Prisons Department around Selangor will be segregated in a special quarantine centre prior to being placed in prison to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Full details here: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/10/13/new-prison-inmates-in-selangor-to-be-placed-in-special-quarantine-centres-first-says-sakeri

Type of Justification: No justification given