KUCHING: The Rural Water Supply Department (JBALB) Bau Division is
temporarily closing its office with the Public Works Department office in Bau
from July 16 to 17.

According to the statement issued by JBALB yesterday, the one-day closure of its divisional office in Bau was necessary as a precaution to ensure the Covid-19 contact tracing on one of its staff could be done properly.

“One of the JBALB staff working in Bau office has been identified to have close contact with a Covid-19 patient, a staff working at Cahya Mata Sarawak (CMS), who is now waiting for swab test result.

“Despite the closure, all operations of water treatment plants and water pressure pump stations across Sarawak will go on as usual,”it said.

Members of the public who need assistance or have enquiries are advised to contact the department via its official Facebook page ‘JBALB Sarawak’ or WhatsApp at 011-33027118.