KUALA LUMPUR: Another seven people have died due to Influenza A (H1N1), all from the high-risk group, said Health Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai.
Another 29 people have been admitted to intensive care units -- 16 of them from the high-risk group, he said.
In MALACCA, Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said uniform guidelines to close schools will not be implemented.
Instead, he said, closure of schools will be on a case-by-case basis, adding that headmasters and principals could only halt classes if there was a directive upon instructions from state education directors on the advice of health authorities.
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