A Staff Of Foot Solutions At The Curve Has Now Tested Positive For COVID-19

The shopping mall in Mutiara Damansara was sanitised and clean thoroughly last night.

Cover image via DurianProperty & Foot Solutions The Curve at Mutiara Damansara (Facebook)

The Curve, a shopping mall in Mutiara Damansara, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, is the latest mall to report a positive COVID-19 case

In a statement last night, 16 October, The Curve Management said that the positive case involves an employee of Foot Solutions, an international shoe retailer located inside the shopping mall.

"The said employee informed The Curve Management upon receiving confirmation of test results today, 16 October," read the statement that was posted at about 9.23pm Friday night.

There were no additional details provided about the Foot Solutions staff, who tested positive. In the statement, there was also no mention about the time when the staff informed their employer.

According to the management, "the mall sanitised and clean thoroughly" last night.

The Curve also underwent cleaning and sanitisation previously on 13 October.

Image via The Curve, Mutiara Damansara (Facebook)

Other Foot Solutions staff have since tested negative

"All other staff of Foot Solutions were immediately tested and have been confirmed as COVID-19 negative. They are currently under self-quarantine for 14 days," The Curve Management said, adding that they will only be allowed to return to work after they test negative at the end of the 14-days period.

Foot Solutions, with the lot number 175A, is located on the first floor.

The mall is now open as of today, 17 October

According to the statement, The Curve resumed operations, as usual, at 10am.

"We would like to assure our customers, tenants, and visitors that your health and safety are of the utmost importance. We will continue to take necessary preventive and precautionary measures and will continue to do so in strict accordance with the COVID-19 regulations," it added.

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