KUALA LUMPUR: Several localities in Pahang and Sabah will be placed under the enhanced movement control order (MCO) from Thursday (Aug 19).
National Security Council (NSC) director-general Datuk Rodzi Md Saad said Kota Belud, Kampung Kuala Abai and Kampung Payas-Payas in Sabah will be placed under the enhanced MCO from Aug 19 to Sept 1.
"The same goes for Beverly Hills Fasa 3 and Regency Park in Penampang as well as Kampung Iburu and Kampung Meligan in Sipitang," he said in a statement on Tuesday (Aug 17).
He said Taman Ria Height in Tawau, Kompleks Baiduri Ayu, Felda Sahabat 9 in Lahad Datu, and Perumahan Pekerja Ladang Moynod 1 in Beluran would also be placed under the enhanced MCO from Aug 19 to Sept 1.
"In Pahang, Felda Jenderak Utara, Kuala Krau in Temerloh, and Ladang Selbourne, Mukim Gua in Lipis would also be placed under the enhanced MCO from Aug 19 to Sept 1," he said.
He added the enhanced MCO, which was scheduled to end on Wednesday (Aug 18) at Felda Tersang 1, 2 & 3, Mukim Batu Talam in Raub, will be extended from Aug 19 to 25.
Rodzi also said the enhanced MCO at several localities in Pahang, Terengganu, Kelantan and Sabah will come to an end on Wednesday (Aug 18).
"The enhanced MCO at Felda Krau 1, Mukim Gali in Raub, Pahang; Taman Rakyat Bestari Fasa 1-4 and Rumah Awam Kos Rendah 1 & 2 at Bukit Kuang, Mukim Telok Kalong, Kemaman, Terengganu as well as Mukim Manir, Kuala Terengganu, will end as scheduled on Aug 18.
"The enhanced MCO at Kampung Banjar, Keningau, Kem 3 Sibulu, Tenom as well as Penampang Baru in Penampang, and Depot Tahanan Imigresen Tawau, in Sabah will also end as scheduled on Aug 18," he said.
He added that the enhanced MCO at Kampung Banggol Pak Esah, Mukim Bukit Abal, Pasir Puteh, Kelantan which was scheduled to end on Aug 23, will end ahead of schedule on Aug 18.