Five longhouses in Sri Aman among 7 new EMCO premises

Several longhouses have been placed under lockdown as Covid-19 cases flare in rural areas. File Photo

By Ling Hui

KUCHING, May 30: Five longhouses in Sri Aman were among seven imposed with the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) starting yesterday (May 29).

The five longhouses already under EMCO from May 20 until June 11 are Rh Gerunsin Kampung Banting Ili, Rh Somil Kampung Nansang Ulu Banting, Rh Kedang Kampung Telok Mulong Banting, Rh Tanchin Kampung Nansang Ili Banting and Rh Johned Jungkong Balau Bakong in Lingga, Sri Aman.

State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) also implemented lockdown on Rh Ujan, Nanga Spaya Engkari in Lubok Antu from May 29 until June 11 and additional three days until June 14 for Rh Lau, Rantau Pitak Entabai in Julau.

Meanwhile, the restriction orders on two longhouses namely Rh Rachak, Nyalak Ladong in Pakan and Rh Jangi Jambai, KM1, Jalan Ulu Sebauh in Bintulu ended today. — DayakDaily