SIBU: Following the implementation of the movement control order here, the Covid-19 screening centre in Sibu Indoor Stadium will be closed from Jan 16.
Sibu Disaster Management Committee said the move was to prevent the public from gathering at the place for screening.
However, it said the drive-through Covid-19 swab test facility in Sarawak state library here would continue to operate for close contact screening.
"The screening time is from 9am to 1pm from Monday to Saturday," it said in a statement on Friday (Jan 15).
The committee said those in close contact with Covid-19 patients or experiencing symptoms such as fever, cough, flu and sore throat should go for immediate screening at the Lanang health clinic or Sibu Jaya health clinic.
The opening hours for the screening process is from 8am to 4pm from Monday to Friday.
There will be a break from 1pm to 2pm from Monday to Thursday and 11.45am to 2.15pm on Friday.
As for Saturday, it is open from 9am to 12pm.