EMCO in 9 new locations statewide

Barbed wire barricades being set up to enforce the EMCO.

KUCHING: The enhanced movement control order (EMCO) will be enforced in nine new localities statewide.

The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said two workers quarters and a longhouse in Tatau will undergo EMCO from June 4 to 17.

They are the Woodman Plantation Sdn Bhd workers quarters in Semanok Estate, Gabong Trading Camp workers quarters, and Rumah Abong Madang, Medan, Nanga Tekalit.

Meanwhile in Bintulu, a rented room behind MDS Mart Samalaju will undergo EMCO from June 5 to June 18.

Also, three longhouses will have EMCO enforced from June 6 to 19. They are Rumah Clement Bayang, KM30, Jalan Bintulu-Tatau and Rumah Setinggan Batu 6, both in Bintulu; and Rumah Bruen, Kampung Banting in Sri Aman.

In addition, Rumah Entu Klampu in Engkelili, Sri Aman, will undergo EMCO from June 7 20. Rumah Jeffrey Mangan in Nanga Entabai, Julau will also undergo EMCO from June 7 to 23.

SDMC also announced that three longhouses, a residential block, and a workers quarters will have the EMCO lifted in their areas.

They are Rumah Aling, Kampung Selepong Lop and Rumah Johnson, Kamoung Seduku in Sri Aman; and Block A, RPR Bandaria Park and Harwood Timber Sdn Bhd workers quarters in Bintulu.

Rumah Sylvester Sungai Bian in Bintangor, Meradong will also have its EMCO lifted on June 9.