People infected at PPVs can sue for negligence, say lawyers

PETALING JAYA: Those infected with Covid-19 at vaccination centres (PPVs) can sue the government for negligence, according to several lawyers. They told FMT this was because the government had a duty to protect them. Lawyer M Manoharan said people were going to vaccination centres with high hopes of being protected against the virus. “They are supposed to be protected, but that may not be happening.” He asked if enforcement officers stationed at vaccination centres were monitoring all personnel against possible breaches of the SOPs. “Is there physical distancing? Are all staff and… Read More