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Girl reported missing at raft house found drowned

KUANTAN (BERNAMA) – A girl who was reported missing while attending an Aidilfitri open house at a raft house in Bukit Rangin, Malaysia on Friday night was found drowned yesterday.

Pahang Fire and Rescue Department (JBPM) Assistant Director (Operations) Ismail Abdul Ghani said the body of Siti Nur Athhiyya Soffea Mohamad Sukri, three, was found fully clothed about 1.5 kilometres from the raft house.

“The search and rescue (SAR) operations to locate the victim covered three kilometres from the scene before the victim’s body was found at 11.35am this morning by the firefighters.

The victim’s body was then handed over to the police for further action,” he said in a statement yesterday.