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Sarawak to follow federal govt’s two-people-in-one-car ruling during MCO, says deputy chief minister | Malaysia

Uggah said the state government has decided to follow the federal ruling after public feedback. — Picture by Sayuti Zainudin
Uggah said the state government has decided to follow the federal ruling after public feedback. — Picture by Sayuti Zainudin

KUCHING, April 30 — Sarawak has decided to allow two immediate family members to travel together by car or motorcycle under the fourth phase of the movement control order (MCO), state Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) chairman Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah said today.

He added the state will abide by the new national ruling that was announced by Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob yesterday.

“We will now allow two immediate family members to travel in a car or on a motorcycle for the purpose of buying food, medicine, daily necessities, dietary supplements or any other goods from any provider of essential services or to seek healthcare and medical services,” Uggah said in a statement.

Under the third phase of MCO, the state had allowed rural farming couples

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