Thursday, April 15, 2021

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SDMC refuses to end mandatory quarantine

KUCHING: Sarawak will only consider lifting the 14-day mandatory quarantine if the Covid-19 situation in the state in particular and country as a whole has improved satisfactorily or when the measure is no longer necessary. Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC)...

RM15 mln per month for hotel quarantine

KUCHING: Starting September last year, the Sarawak government has been spending over RM15 million per month to cover the cost of hotel quarantine for Sarawakians. “This is all borne by the state government and no other state in Malaysia is...

Test results confirm zero cases at Rumah Sidah

SARATOK: The mandatory quarantine period for the occupants of Rumah Sidah in Sungai Brangan here ended today as test results had shown no positive cases among its occupants. The results from the second swab tests for 58 occupants of the...

Status quo for state’s quarantine policy

KUCHING: Sarawak will not be following the federal government’s policy to allow Cabinet ministers returning from official overseas visits to only undergo a three-day observation period. The policy will continue to be the same which is to undergo a 14-day...

Cabinet ministers should be quarantined too

KUCHING: Cabinet ministers should not be exempted from the mandatory 10-day quarantine, said Sarawak Patriots Association (SPA). “There should not be double standards regarding Covid-19 precautionary measures,” SPA added. “We have also seen several Cabinet ministers testing positive for Covid-19. The...

SUPP sec-gen taken by surprise

MIRI: Sarawak United People’s Party Central secretary-general Datuk Sebastian Ting expressed shock and surprise that the Yang di-Pertuan Agong proclaimed a state of emergency in the country until Aug 1 – or an earlier date if the situation improves...

Sarawak records one case

KUCHING: Sarawak recorded one new Covid-19 case in Kuching, bringing the tally of positive cases to 1,085. The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) explained that Case 1,085 is a local man who returned from Sabah — a high-risk area. The case...

Sarawak records one new case

KUCHING: Sarawak recorded one new positive Covid-19 case here today, bringing the total number to 1,075. According to Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC), Case 1,075 is a local female student of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) who returned to the state...

One new imported case today

KUCHING: Sarawak recorded one new imported Covid-19 case in Lawas, bringing the total number of positive cases thus far to 1,068. The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said Case 1,068 is a local man, who had just returned from Sabah...

183 persons complete 14-day quarantine

KUCHING: The mandatory 14-day quarantine is over for 183 persons, and they have checked out from Pullman Hotel, one of the designated quarantine centres in the city. Kuching District Civil Defence Force (APM) said all necessary procedures to indicate the...
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