Zero positive case recorded in Sarawak


KUCHING: No Covid-19 positive case was recorded in Sarawak yesterday, maintaining the total cases at 543.

Nine recovered cases were discharged from Sarawak General Hospital (SGH), bringing the recovery rate in the state at 67.9 per cent, with 369 recoveries.

“The total number of People Under Investigation (PUI) cases today (yesterday) is 57 while the number of PUI pending lab results are 42 cases,” the Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said in a statement yesterday.

SDMC also announced that Bintulu was now a green zone, following a decline in Covid-19 cases in the past two weeks.

Out of 40 districts in the state, 32 districts are in the green zone, followed by seven districts in the yellow zone and one still in the red zone.

Yesterday, 74 Person Under Surveillance (PUS) checked into hotels to undergo quarantine, making the total number of PUS at 31 hotels statewide at 3,611 persons.

SDMC also reported that 16 locations were sanitised, bringing the total locations sanitised statewide to 533. Local authorities also sanitised 54 locations statewide.