MBKS mayor: 270,000 free face masks to be distributed beginning today

Wee (foreground) handed over 45,000 face masks to seven zones chairmen for distribution to households under MBKS' jurisdiction.

Editor’s note: Number of face masks amended.

KUCHING, April 20: Residents living under the Kuching South City Commission (MBKS) jurisdiction can expected to receive free face masks under the Sarawakku Sayang Special Assistance Package from today onwards.

Mayor Datuk Wee Hong Seng in a statement revealed he has handed over 270,000 face masks to seven zone chairmen to be distributed to some 45,000 households.

“Each household will receive six pieces of face mask. The councillors and zone members are helping to start the distribution today, so we ask for everyone’s patience.

“You can also check your pigeon hole or mail box at your house as these members might deposit them inside,” Wee added.


The free face mask initiative for the public is sponsored by the Sarawak government. Members of the public can also can contact or whatsapp the respective chairman in charge for further information.

The zone chairmen will distribute face masks to households as listed below:

Zone 1
(Seng Goon, Hui Sing, Stampin, Green Height, Kuching International Airport)
Cr Philip Liaw Kian Sin — 016-8611233

Zone 2
(Tabuan Heights, Stutong, BDC)
Cr Lee Jun Choi — 019-8292795

Zone 3
(Ong Thian Swee, Batu Lintang, Bormill Estate, Laman Bong Chin, Laksamana Cheng Ho (Upper), Marble Garden, Kenny Hill, Jalan Upland)
Cr Mok Chuang Ping — 019-8188750

Zone 4
(Tabuan Dusun, Laru, Samajaya, Tabuan Park, Kampung Tabuan Melayu/Desa, Jalan Setia Raja)
Cr Iskandar Sharkawi — 019-8884230

Zone 5
(Padungan, Foochow, Petanak, Song Thian Cheok)
Cr Stanley Lau Sie Tung — 016-5243519

Zone 6
(Peace, Pending, Bintawa, Pelabuhan, Kilang, Semangat, Taman Riverview, Sg Apong)
Cr Kho Teck Wan — 012-8331699

Zone 7
(Jalan Chawan, Kenyalang Park, Taman Supreme, Jalan Foochow No.1)
Cr Goh Tze Hui — 012-8895521

— DayakDaily