One more longhouse under continued EMCO

KUCHING: Another longhouse will continue to be placed under the enhanced movement control order (EMCO) starting today (May 14) for 14 days, while the EMCO enforced in another longhouse ends today (May 14). 

The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said the EMCO for Rumah (Rh) Payau Emperan Datuk in Sungai Pinang, Pakan will be extended until May 27.

Rh Payau Emperan Datuk was previously placed under EMCO from April 13 to May 13.

Meanwhile, the EMCO enforced in Rh Saran Belang, Nanga Tau in Tatau has ended today (May 14).

Meanwhile, SDMC said that Julau district has changed its status from red to orange after only 40 local transmitted cases were recorded in the past 14 days.

This brings the number of red districts down to 27.

SDMC said 10 districts remain as yellow and two districts as green.

The red districts are Tatau, Tebedu, Betong, Pusa, Bau, Belaga, Sebauh, Sri Aman, Lundu, Pakan, Song, Bukit Mabong, Kanowit, Selangau, Saratok, Subis, Mukah, Sarikei, Beluru, Samarahan, Serian, Meradong, Kuching, Kapit, Bintulu, Miri and Sibu.

On the other hand, the yellow districts are Lawas, Matu, Tanjung Manis, Simunjan, Marudi, Asajaya, Dalat, Daro, Lubok Antu and Limbang.

The green districts are Telang Usan and Kabong.