Labuan sub-zone declared as free of coronavirus

LABUAN (BERNAMA) – Labuan sub-zone 2, comprising several villages and residential areas, was declared a COVID-19 green zone after its three active cases have fully recovered.

Labuan Natural Disaster Management Committee chairman Dr Fary Akmal Osman at a weekly press conference on COVID-19 yesterday said the sub-zone 1 and sub-zone 3 remained as yellow zone, as they still have one and three active cases, respectively.

Fary said Labuan has recorded 16 cumulative active cases with 12 patients being discharged since April 10.

She said the total number of patients quarantined at home, hotels and quarantine centres has reduced significantly from about 2,000 to 735.

“At the Labuan Industrial Training Institute (ITI) quarantine centre, we have 66 people, comprising 57 men and nine women, and at the Pusat Giat Mara, there are 67 people, comprising 42 male and 25 female,” she said.

She reminded members of the public who were not with the essential services to continue to obey the Movement Control Order (MCO).