Ismail (third right) receives the aid from Astana Negeri Sarawak’s senior officer at the Head of State’s office.

KUCHING: Sarawak Contingent Police Headquarters and Malaysia Airports Holdings Berhad (MAHB) Kuching received aid in terms of bottled water and hand sanitisers for their frontline staff.

The aid was given by Head of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud and wife Toh Puan Ragad Kurdi Taib, said Astana Negeri Sarawak in a statement yesterday.

“The aid is to be given to personnel who are manning roadblocks in our collective effort to mitigate and contain the Covid-19 pandemic.

“The hand sanitisers are to be given to MAHB staff at Kuching International Airport for their use,” the statement said.

Present to receive the aid were Superintendent Ismail Mahmood during a handing over session at the Head of State’s office yesterday.

Also present were Insp Rafeek Md  Ali, Sub.Insp Sazalee  Salimon and senior officers of Astana Negeri Sarawak