Fire leaves elderly couple without roof over heads

A fire broke out at a house in Jalan Kianggeh yesterday, leaving a Malaysian Chinese elderly couple homeless, but unscathed.

Ishraqi bin Haji Sidup from the Bandar Seri Begawan Fire Station led a team of 13 fire and rescue personnel to the scene at 6.09pm. The police helped control the traffic flow near Jubilee Hotel.

Residents from the nearby apartment helped the elderly couple retrieve important documents such as identification cards.

More details on Weekend’s Borneo Bulletin