Covid-19 update: 10 new PUI cases in Sarawak

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KUCHING, March 3: A total of 10 new Person-Under-Investigation (PUI) cases for Covid-19 was recorded in Sarawak as of 10.30am today.

The State Disaster Management Committee in a statement disclosed that since Jan 10, Sarawak has recorded 158 PUI cases, of which 136 tested negative.

The other 22 PUI cases are still awaiting laboratory results. They comprise 15 cases at Sarawak General Hospital, six in Bintulu Hospital and one in Sibu Hospital.

Among the pending cases, are two Vietnamese and one Pakistani.

Yesterday, the Health Department screened a total of 15,590 arrivals at various air, land and sea entry points statewide. — DayakDaily