KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) – The flood situation in Limbang division, Sarawak worsened tonight with the number of evacuees relocated surging while the total number of flood victims in Perak and Kelantan fell.
In Sarawak, the number of flood victims in the Limbang division rose to 442 people from 99 families compared to 224 victims in the evening.
Sarawak National Security Council (MKN) assistant secretary, Salihin Annuar when contacted last night said in Kuching, the situation was almost the same as in the evening with 26 families in several districts in Kuching division still housed at relief centres.
He said in Mukah division, the number of victims evacuated fell to 58 people from 28 families who are now sheltered at Sekolah Kebangsaan Kuala Balingian relief centre.
Meanwhile a survey showed areas such as Batu Kintang, Batu Kawa, Rantau Panjang, and Sungai Tengah here were under one metre of water even though there was no major evacuation at the moment.