School funding continues even during MCO — Dr Sim

Dr Sim (third right) handing over the funds to a representative from SMK Batu Kawa as others look on.

KUCHING, May 31: Batu Kawah assemblyman Datuk Seri Dr Sim Kui Hian says that school funding will not be halted amidst the closure of schools during the Movement Control Order (MCO) period.

Dr Sim gave this ensurance when handing over funding to SMK Batu Kawa and SMK Jalan Arang during separate visits today.

Dr Sim (second left) handing over the funds to a representative from SMK Jalan Arang as others look on.

According to a media statement, Dr Sim disclosed that more schools will receive similiar funding by next week. He opined that schools needed some funds to prepare for reopening after MCO.

Also present during the handovers were political secretary to the Chief Minister Tan Kai and Kapitan Voon Shwu Phin. — DayakDaily