Tuesday, October 19, 2021

COVID 19

749 new Covid cases in Sarawak

KUCHING: Two Covid-19 clusters, namely Kampung Batu Kitang Jaya and Kampung Dangak — both in Kuching district — have come to an end after recording no new cases in the past 28 days. Sarawak now has 44 active clusters, of...

Lowest number of Covid-19 cases in over two months

KUCHING: Sarawak recorded the lowest number of Covid-19 cases in over two months on Monday (Oct 18), with only 694 cases. The number was a slight decrease of 36 cases from Sunday’s 730. The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said 656...

730 new cases, lowest in two months

KUCHING: Sarawak recorded 730 new Covid-19 cases today (Oct 17), the lowest since Aug 14 when 725 cases were recorded. Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) in a statement said that of the number, 709 cases or 97.12 percent were in...

13 deaths between Oct 11 and Oct 16

By Rachel Mina KUCHING: The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) today (Oct 17) reported 13 new Covid-19 fatalities in the state between Oct 11 and Oct 16. On Oct 11, one death was recorded in the Sibu district. A 90-year-old man...

Four more longhouses placed under EMCO

KUCHING: Four more longhouses in the state have been placed under the enhanced movement control order (EMCO). The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC), in its daily Covid-19 update today (Oct 17), said that Rumah Pengiran, Ng Reboh, Wak in the...

Prime minister advises teachers to get Covid-19 vaccine immediately

BERA, Pahang: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob advised teachers who have not been vaccinated against Covid-19 to get the vaccine immediately to protect themselves and their students. Although the vaccination is not compulsory for teachers, he said, they...

Gov’t has not made decision to make Covid-19 vaccination compulsory

KUALA LUMPUR: The government has not made a decision to make Covid-19 vaccination compulsory, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob. He said, however, those who had not taken the vaccine injections were encouraged to do so to enjoy...

Former patient urges public to always follow Covid-19 prevention SOPs

KUCHING: As a former Covid-19 patient, Nurul Nur Akma Mohd Salleh has always reminded her media colleagues and anyone who is active in outdoor activities to always adhere strictly to Covid-19 prevention standard operating procedures (SOPs). The TVS news presenter,...

Decrease in Covid cases reported

KUCHING: The state registered 1,037 new Covid-19 cases on Monday (Oct 11) — a decrease of 95 cases compared to the previous day’s tally (1,132). The State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said 1,018 or 98.17 percent of the new cases...

2.1 pct of 6,709 new Covid cases today in categories three to five

KUALA LUMPUR: Only 2.1 per cent or 144 cases of the 6,709 new cases of Covid-19 reported as of 12 noon today, involved individuals in Categories Three, Four and Five, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. Category...
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749 new Covid cases in Sarawak

KUCHING: Two Covid-19 clusters, namely Kampung Batu Kitang Jaya and Kampung Dangak — both in Kuching district — have...
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