The minister confirmed this on his Facebook page on Monday (Oct 5), the Star daily reported.
“To all Malaysians, I am currently under treatment after being tested positive for COVID-19 by the Health Ministry.
“Alhamadulillah (thank God), to this moment, my health is good.
“I am urging all people who had attended events between Sept 24 and Oct 4 which I was present at, to please immediately undergo COVID-19 screening at the nearest health clinic.
“I pray that Allah will heal and save Malaysians from Covid-19, Insyaallah,” Zulkifli wrote.
On Oct 3, Zulkifli attended a COVID-19 ministerial special meeting at the Prime Minister’s Department, which was attended by members of the Cabinet including Prime Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin.
Zulkifli was also in Sabah during the state election campaigning period for ministerial programs.