Sibu and Kuching districts in Sarawak were today declared red zones following the increase in the COVID-19 cases in both areas in the last 14 days.
The State Disaster Management Committee (JPBN) in a statement said 44 cases of local infections were reported in Sibu and 41 cases in Kuching during this period.
The Selangau and Sebauh districts went from green zones to yellow when they each recorded a positive case of COVID-19 during the same period.
Seven of the new cases were detected in Kuching, five each in Miri and Sibu, two in Sri Aman, and one each in Bintulu, Samarahan, Sebauh, Selangau and Serian. - Bernama