07 Oct 2020
(Yangon, 7th October 2020)
MPT is confirmed that 1 employee at Yangon, Pabedan Township, MPT Maung Htaw Lay Office has tested positive for COVID-19 and the concerned employee has no direct contact with customers is now receiving medical attention on 7th Oct, 2020.
As of 7th October 2020, total 27 employees were confirmed for COVID-19 positive, and among those 9 employees have been recovered and discharged from the hospital.
The employees who worked in the same office as this employee and the close contact employees will be kept at facility/ home quarantine for 14 days after the date of last contact, regardless of how long they have been working in the same office.
We have already taken necessary measures following the orders from MoHS authorities such as tracing of the closed contacts people to these infected patients and completed the disinfection to the MPT Maung Htaw Lay Office.
We will continue our efforts to prevent the spread of infection both internally and externally under the guideline of MoHS and keep operating the telecommunication service which is the important lifeline of Myanmar people even under this hard situation of COVID-19.
We apologize for any inconvenience caused to our precious customers and business partners and thank you for your understanding.