Malaysia arrests five for spreading fake news about coronavirus

A tutor, two pharmacy assistants and a university student were arrested in Malaysia on Wednesday for spreading fake news about the coronavirus.This comes after a 34-year-old man was detained in Bangi on Tuesday for spreading false information about the influenza-type virus that originated in Wuhan in China and has infected more than 6,000 people worldwide, mostly in China.The police and the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission made the four arrests on Wednesday in separate…