SFC closes Miri Regional Office, Piasau Nature Reserve after one staff contracts Covid-19

The notice from SFC announcing the closure of Miri Regional Office and Piasau Nature Reserve.

MIRI, April 29: Sarawak Forestry Corporation (SFC) Miri Regional Office and Piasau Nature Reserve are closed temporarily after a staff member tested positive for Covid-19 today.

SFC, in a notice today, disclosed that its staff at its Miri Regional Office who tested positive for Covid-19 is currently isolated and receiving treatment.

With this development, SFC said that the Miri Regional Office will be closed for two days until April 30 while the Piasau Nature Reserve will be closed until May 2 to facilitate cleaning and sanitising operations.

SFC emphasised that it takes the welfare and safety of employees and guests very seriously.

The corporation also gave assurance that it will continue to carry out all necessary safety measures and ensure compliance with standard operating procedures (SOPs). — DayakDaily