Four Baram schools hit by floods

Date:

The flood in SK Long Panai has begun subsided.

MIRI: Several rural schools in low-lying areas at Baram came under water following non-stop heavy rain since Saturday.

According to Miri Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) zone six chief Supt Law Poh Kiong, floodwaters Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Benawa, SK Long Panai, SK Long Teru and Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Tutoh Apoh.

But no one was required to evacuate as the floods began to subside.

As of 8 am Sunday, the floodwater level at two of these schools, namely, SK Long Panai and SMK Tutoh Apoh have improved.

Indonesia gets three months for illegal entry

KUCHING: An Indonesian man was sentenced to three months’ jail by the Sessions Court here on Tuesday for entering Sarawak without a valid travel...

Share post:

Our Opinion

More like this
Related

Maintain peace and harmony

“I am thankful and proud that Sarawakians have remained...

Children’s books leave lasting impression on Hanifah

BY RAHIMI RAHIM MUKAH: A teacher’s efforts to get her...

TYT pays glowing tribute to the late Masing

HEAD of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul Taib Mahmud...

Sarawak records 675,077 new voters following changes

KUCHING: A total of 675,077 of new voters are...

Taib wants Putrajaya to enhance border security efforts

THE FEDERAL government has been urged to work closely...

Taib believes Feds will not neglect Sarawak

19TH DUN SITTING HEAD of State Tun Pehin Sri Abdul...

Woman loses RM31k in job scam

SIBU: It happened yet again. This time a woman...

Taib, wife attend 19th DUN Sitting opening

THE SECOND MEETING of the First Session of the...

Food court awaits department approval

SELANGAU: Medan Selera Selangau, which is awaiting construction, has...

Get children vaccinated by end of May, parents urged

BY NEVILLE TIMOTHY SANDERS AND ANNABELL NAJA TOMMY SEBUYAU: Parents...

Rep wants tourist attractions in Betong to get more promotion

By Gabriel Lihan BETONG: The tourism industry in Betong has...

Adi Badiozaman named Tokoh Kepimpinan Pendidikan Kebangsaan

BY NATASHA JEE & ALEXANDRA LORNA KUCHING: In recognition of...