New Covid-19 quarantine and treatment centre opens in Labuan

Director-general of health Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says the number of Covid-19 infections in Labuan is expected to go up, as 1,500 to 2,500 targeted screenings are being carried out on a daily basis. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, October 29, 2020.

ANOTHER Covid-19 quarantine and treatment centre for low-risk cases has begun operating in Labuan today to accommodate the increasing number of Covid-19 cases there.

Director-general of health Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the Labuan Federal Territory Health Department set up the new centre with a capacity of 140 beds at the Labuan Corporation Hall in addition to the 177 beds prepared previously, bringing the total to 317 beds.

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