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January 21, 2018 5:42 AM Kluang hit by floods, 348 people evacuated

JOHOR BARU, Jan 21 — The Kluang district has been hit by by floods following non-stop rain the last 24 hours and saw 348 people from 82 families evacuated to three flood relief centres. Johor Health , Environment, Education and Information committee chairman Datuk Ayub Rahmat said the areas hit were Kampung Chokro, Kampung Shaari and Kampung Kolam Air, all in Simpang 2

January 18, 2018 3:22 PM Thaipusam to draw thousands of devotees to Penang

File picture shows a Kavadi bearer’s body pierced with hooks during the Thaipusam celebrations in George Town February 9, 2017. ― Picture by KE OoiGEORGE TOWN, Jan 18 — Preparations for the Thaipusam festival which falls on Jan 31, are underway as scheduled with thousands of Hindu devotees from across the country expected to flood the Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani 7

January 18, 2018 2:01 AM Number of flood evacuees in Pahang increases to 126

KUANTAN, Jan 18 ― The number of flood victims in Pahang as at 8 am is 126, compared to 102 last night, and currently staying at four evacuation centres. Malaysian Civil Defence (PA) Force, state director, Col (PA) Zainal Yusof said two of the centres were in the district of Raub. “The two centres are at Surau RRM Cheroh (10 people from two families) 6

January 17, 2018 5:25 AM Floods cut off access to 17 longhouses in Mukah

MUKAH: An 800-m stretch of an access road to Tanjung Pedada, Sungai Mukah, 27 km from here, was inundated by floodwaters, cutting off about 1,350 people from 17 longhouses and a village over the past four days. As of 10am today, the stretch of road was still under 1.5 m of floodwaters, according to Mukah/Dalat District Council deputy chairman Mawar Awang 6

January 16, 2018 1:21 PM Teachers wade through flood water to get to school in Pekan

Pupils at SK Temai in Pekan appear cheerful after wading through floodwaters to attend class, January 16, 2018. — BernamaPEKAN, Jan 16 — The flood water at Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Temai has yet to completely subside, and the road to the school is still flooded, but it does not hamper six teachers from wading through the flood water, just so their students 9

January 16, 2018 10:29 AM Flood situation in Segamat improves further

JOHOR BARU, Jan 16 — The situation in Segamat is showing signs of returning to normalcy with more flood evacuees at the two relief centres having returned to their home. Johor Health, Environment, Education and Information Committee chairman Datuk Ayub Rahmat said as at 4pm today, only 34 people from nine families were still at the two relief centres 7

January 15, 2018 7:58 AM Flood: S'wak closes 2 more schools

MIRI: Two more schools in Sarawak had to close up shop temporarily bringing the number to five, while waiting for the floods to ease. The State Disaster Management Committee secretariat in a statement said the two schools were Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Nanga Bon in Sibu and SK Rumah Ranggong in the district of Subis, Miri. "SK Nanga Bon has 64 pupils 7

January 15, 2018 2:34 AM 371 families at 13 Johor flood evacuation centres as at 8am

JOHOR BARU: Thirteen flood evacuation centres are currently operating to shelter 1,360 people from 371 families. State Health, Environment, Education and Information Committee chairman Datuk Ayub Rahmat said as at 8am, 103 people from 22 families are staying at four centres in Segamat; 1,225, from 342 families, in eight centres in Mersing; and 32, from seven 10

January 14, 2018 9:24 AM Flood situation improves in Johor, Pahang

The number of people in shelters in Johor at midday stood at 1,374 as compared to 1,395 people in the morning. — Picture by Sayuti Zainudin KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 14 — The flood situation in Johor and Pahang slightly improved at midday, according to the Welfare Department's flood application Infobanjir. The number of people in shelters in Johor at midday 14

January 14, 2018 7:01 AM Floods: Situation appears to be steadying in Johor

JOHOR BARU: The flood situation in Johor improved slightly with 1,374 people in shelters at midday as compared to 1,395 people in the morning, State Health, Environment, Education and Information Committee chairman Datuk Ayub Rahmat in a statement here said 103 evacuees from 22 families were still at four flood relief centres (FRCs) in Segamat; 1,239 victims 10