A large crowd was seen at the UTC in Sibu on Monday.

SIBU: A large crowd was seen lining up at the Urban Transformation Centre (UTC) here Monday following the resumption of operations.

The people started queuing up as early as 7am for services offered by various government departments and agencies at UTC, located at Sibu Central Market.

Agencies and departments at UTC reopened, under strict compliance of standard operating procedure (SOP).

The SOP included sitting arranged one metre apart, the checking of body temperature before entry into the premises and the provision of hand sanitisers.

A book was also placed at the entrance to record the names and contact numbers of visitors.

The UTC here houses various government agencies and departments such as the Immigration Department, National Registration Department, Sibu Water Board, Sarawak Energy Corporation, State Treasury Department, Resident’s Office, District Office, Road Transport Department, and several other federal agencies.