Missing MH370: Security to be increased at all airports and entry points

PUTRAJAYA, Malaysia - The Home Ministry will formulate various measures to tighten the security at all the country's airports and entry points.

Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi said meetings between the ministry's agencies, namely police and the Immigration department have begun increasing security following the missing MH370 flight.

"We will also include other ministries in our discussion.

"We hope to come up with the necessary measures soon," he told a press conference on Wednesday.

He added that the ministry views incidents, where two Iranians boarded MH370 using stolen passports very seriously.

"The police have begun investigations into the matter.

"We want to increase the security of all our entry points, be it by land, sea or air," he said.