KUCHING: Sarawak today reports one new death case, said Local Government and Housing Minister Dato Sri Dr Sim Kui Hian.
“The latest victim 40 years old is a lecturer from Kota Samarahan.
“He passed away at the Sarawak General Hospital,” he told a press conference on COVID-19 at Wisma Bapa Malaysia here, Tuesday.
The latest case marked the eighth COVID-19 fatality in Sarawak.
Sarawak also recorded 21 new positive cases today with 20 admitted to the Sarawak General Hospital (SGH) and one at Sibu Hospital.
“These have brought the total number of positive cases to 156,” he said.