KUCHING – Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii has announced on his Facebook page post that he has tested positive for Covid-19 today.
Kelvin confirmed Covid-19 based on the results of a test conducted by the Health Department at the Sarawak General Hospital on Monday.
In his Facebook post, He was in contact with his colleague Sarikei MP Andrew Wong Ling Biu on March 2 who had also been positive for several weeks despite not having had the symptoms for 14 days.
“The Health Department have, last night, released the results of the COVID-19 test for both myself and YB Chong Chieng Jen(MP Stampin) which showed that YB Chong Chieng Jen has tested negative(-ve) for the virus, but i have tested positive(+ve) for COVID-19.”
“I am still asymptomatic and in stable condition. The test here in the ward also showed that i have no fever and all Vital Signs are normal.”
“We also would like to reassure members of the public who came into contact with me to not panic but to continue to take the necessary precautions to avoid the spread of the virus.” He added. Kelvin is currently being quarantined and treated at the Sarawak General Hospital (HUS) for further monitoring.