CMS staff go through swab tests

KUCHING: An employee of Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad (CMS) was tested positive for the Covid-19 virus on July 23 and is presently undergoing medical treatment and being quarantined.

The employee, who is a non-operational staff based at the firm’s headquarters, Wisma Mahmud last visited the office premises on July 16.

Upon receiving the result, the firm instructed all staff and tenants who had been in office at any time between July 16-26 July to undergo swab tests for Covid-19.

“Everyone had been advised to observe home quarantine while waiting for the outcome of the tests.

“All of the results came back negative, except for one staff whose results were deemed inconclusive, and needed a second swab test. The staff was put under quarantine as a precautionary measure even though the second test results have tested negative,” CMS said in a statement yesterday.

The firm has begun a thorough sanitisation of all floors in the office and other common facilities building following safety and health guidelines.Cahya Mata Sarawak Berhad (CMS) was tested positive for the Covid-19 virus on July 23 and is presently undergoing medical treatment and being quarantined.

The employee, who is a non-operational staff based at the firm’s headquarters, Wisma Mahmud last visited the office premises on July 16.

Upon receiving the result, the firm instructed all staff and tenants who had been in office at any time between July 16-26 July to undergo swab tests for Covid-19.

“Everyone had been advised to observe home quarantine while waiting for the outcome of the tests.

“All of the results came back negative, except for one staff whose results were deemed inconclusive, and needed a second swab test. The staff was put under quarantine as a precautionary measure even though the second test results have tested negative,” CMS said in a statement yesterday.

The firm has begun a thorough sanitisation of all floors in the office and other common facilities building under safety and health guidelines.