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More evacuated as Malaysia floods continue

KUALA LUMPUR (CNA) – Continuous heavy rain has resulted in floods in several low-lying areas in seven Malaysian states, with more people being evacuated to relief centres (PPS) yesterday morning.

 Two districts in Sabah – Telupid and Sandakan – are the latest to be hit by the floods, after Kota Marudu, Paitan and Beluran.

The State Disaster Management Secretariat said in a statement that the number of flood evacuees districts has increased to 717 people from 212 families, up from 566 people on Saturday night.

More details on Monday’s Borneo Bulletin