KOTA KINABALU: The enhanced movement control order in Kg Tanah Merah in Kota Marudu district has been extended for another two weeks until March 22.
According to the minister in charge of Covid-19 matters in Sabah, Datuk Seri Masidi Manjun, out of the 319 swab tests conducted in the area, 26 tested positive for Covid-19,
Another 181 samples are still awaiting results.
He said this when announcing the latest number of Covid-19 cases in Sabah on Monday (March 8).
On Monday, Sabah recorded 71 new cases with two deaths - one in Kota Kinabalu and the other in Keningau.
"A total of 12,049 people have had their vaccination jabs as of March 8, ” he said.
Masidi said with most of the districts in Sabah now under the recovery movement control order, 90% of the workforce in state government offices and agencies can now be present at their offices while 10% can work from home with approval of their supervisors.
Details of the standard operating procedures (SOP) for the recovery MCO and other related matters in Sabah can be obtained via various government websites, including the Sabah National Security Council and the Information Department Facebook page.