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Highest in country for a second time

State records highest number of cases to date Sarawak recorded its highest daily positive cases with 426 new cases on Sunday, also the highest in the country, taking the state’s tally to 15,869. The state also recorded two deaths related to...

Six schools in Bintulu closed

BINTULU: Six schools in Bintulu district were closed after 12 students and teaching staff tested positive for Covid-19 on Tuesday. This was confirmed by Bintulu MP Datuk Seri Tiong King Sing, who revealed that the six schools were SJKC Siong...

State has 124 new positive cases

KUCHING: Sarawak recorded 124 new Covid-19 positive cases on Monday (Mar 22), bringing the total number to 14,374. State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said the cases were reported in 14 districts throughout the state. “Thirty-eight cases were reported in Sibu, Miri...

76 undergo swab tests after three students test positive

SIBU: State Health director Dr Chin Zin Hing confirmed that 76 teachers and students of SJKC Tung Hua here underwent the Covid-19 swab tests on Monday (March 22). Three students tested positive for Covid-19 on Sunday (March 21) and subsequently,...

State govt to help Immigration Dept with temporary isolation blocks

KUCHING: The Sarawak government has agreed to help the state Immigration Department set up temporary isolation blocks at the Semuja Immigration Detention Depot to allow physical distancing among the detainees in order to curb the spread of Covid-19. Chief Minister...

Positive cases detected in schools in Sibu fake news

SIBU: Sibu Division Disaster Management Committee (SDDMC) coordinator Dr Annuar Rapaee has refuted the viral fake news regarding positive Covid-19 cases detected at two schools here. The unverified news stated that 52 and 43 positive cases were detected in SK...

High Covid-19 cases in state due to inclusive, extensive detection

SIBU: Sarawak continues to record a high number of Covid-19 positive cases as the state did not change its policy of only detecting close contacts to positive cases, said Dr Annuar Rapaee. The Sibu Divisional Disaster Management Committee (DDMC) coordinator...

1,647 new cases with nine deaths recorded

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia recorded 1,647 new cases of Covid-19, with nine fatalities today (March 11) said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah. He said there were 2,104 recovery cases, taking the cumulative recoveries in the country to 300,620. “From the...

252 Covid cases in Sarawak

KUCHING: A total of 252 positive Covid-19 cases were recorded in the state on Monday (Mar 8). State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said of the total, 234 cases were asymptomatic. “Sibu District reported 149 cases, Bintulu (23); Miri (17); Subis (13);...

Julau turns red after 42 cases in 14 days

KUCHING: Julau District has been declared a red zone after recording 42 Covid-19 cases in the past two weeks, all local transmissions. Bau and Kanowit changed to orange after recording 38 and 22 cases respectively within the time period. Belaga turned...
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Thank you mom for all of your love

It may be possible to gild pure gold, but who can make his mother more beautiful? – Mahatma Gandhi, nationalist...
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