• Ilona Andrew

31 Sabah localities to undergo EMCO starting this Friday


28 July 2021

By Ilona Andrew


KOTA KINABALU: A total of 31 localities involving 11 districts will be placed under enhanced movement control order (EMCO) from July 30 to Aug 12.


The localities involved in Tuaran are Kg Betutai, Kg Bolong Baru, Kg Bontoi, Kg Kindu, Kg Lapasan, Kg Serusop, Kg Sungai Damit, Kg Timbok, Kg Simpangan, Kg Sri Rugading, and Taman Telipok Ria.


In Sandakan, Local Government and Housing Minister Datuk Masidi Manjun said four localities will be placed under EMCO, namely Flat LPPB Sri Taman, Lorong 1-8 of Taman Kenari, Taman Mawar, and PPR Taman Murni.


"The other localities in Penampang are Taman Suria Apartment, Kg Mangkadatan Notoruss, Taman Penampang Fasa 2, and Country Heights Apartment Fasa 2-3.


"In Tawau, the localities involved are Kg Lahat-Lahat in Pulau Sebatik, Taman Perwira Ranggu, and Blok 5 Kg Titingan," he said in a statement today.


Two localities each in Kinabatangan, Tenom and Putatan will also be placed under EMCO.


They are Ladang Bukit Mas and Ladang Linbar 1 in Kinabatangan, Kg Mamaitom and Skim Kuala Tomani in Tenom, as well as Kg Meruntum Fasa 3 and PPR Sri Keramat in Putatan.


Meanwhile, Kg Talantang 1 in Kota Marudu, Kg Ayer in Kudat, and Kg Pengalat Besar in Papar will also undergo the 14-day lockdown.