'Officers got scolded as villagers want to meet chief minister'

M Fakhrull Halim

11 Sep 2020, 11:01 tengahari

Updated 3 months ago


SABAH POLLS | The Sabah government has taken a variety of measures to control the spread of Covid-19 in the state, even if some of the decisions have not been popular.

Recounting his experience at a village in the Tungku sub-district in Lahad Datu, caretaker Chief Minister Shafie Apdal (above) said his own staff had been scolded by the villagers for wanting to limit the number of participants in an event he attended.

Meanwhile, he said, the villagers came in large numbers to meet him personally.

"I went to Tungku area. I ask that it be controlled, not too many. And then after that came almost 1,000 people!"...

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