COVID-19: NEW 'BATU 8' CLUSTER IN KALABAKAN
8 Feb 2021
By Wartawan Nabalu News
KOTA KINABALU: A new Covid-19 cluster was reported in Sabah today, known as the 'Batu 8' cluster in Kalabakan.
Local Government and Housing Minister who is also Sabah Covid-19 spokesperson said, the cluster involved a worker from a private logging company in the district.
"The cluster recorded 17 new cases, bringing the cumulative total of cases in the cluster to 18 cases.
"The index case had tested positive after a screening of symptomatic individuals on Feb 4," he said during a press conference here, today.
According to Masidi, close contact and workplace screenings are still being actively conducted.