Uggah on one month sick leave

Douglas Uggah – Picture from The Star

By Emma Victoria

Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas is on a month’s medical leave after undergoing an operation due to a blocked artery.

He was rushed to a private hospital after feeling unwell yesterday morning.

According to Borneo Post, Uggah’s condition was stable after the minor operation,

It is learnt that Local Government and Housing Minister Datuk Seri Dr Sim Kui Hian has been proposed to chair the Covid-19 press conference, which was previously chaired by Uggah, who is also the Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) chairman.