Kampung Dambai Inanam, Kota Kinabalu under EMCO from Monday

KUALA LUMPUR: The Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) will be implemented in Kampung Dambai Inanam, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah from tomorrow until May 9, following surge in COVID-19 positive cases in the area, said Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob. 
He said the Ministry of Health (MOH) had to date conducted 74 screenings, out of which six positive cases were recorded within one week.

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“The EMCO has been imposed to facilitate MOH’s implementation of targeted screening on all those involved and to further curb the spread of COVID-19 infection to the outside community,” he said in a statement today.
Meanwhile, Ismail Sabri said the EMCO at five localities in Hulu Besut sub-district, Besut, Terengganu, namely Kampung Belaoh, Kampung PPRT Belaoh Baru, Kampung Keruak, Kampung Pak Sik and Felcra Keruak has been extended until May 4.
He said the  MOH reported that COVID-19 has continued to spread among the residents in the areas and 22 positive cases are being treated.


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