Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Bintangor

Senior citizens, poor and disabled receive food aid

BINTANGOR: A group of 50 senior citizens, poor and persons with disabilities (OKU) received contributions in the form of food essentials under the Sarawak Public Communications Unit (Ukas) ziarah programme, which is currently touring Meradong constituency to help the...

Search continues for missing woman

BINTANGOR: Search and rescue operations for 50-year-old Ijah Lasa who was reported missing while looking for forest produce in Nanga Lijan on June 1, entered Day Seven today (June 16). A spokesman from the State Fire and Rescue Department operations...

Awkward moments but fire extinguished

BINTANGOR: Firemen had to travel back and forth to extinguish a fire at a garbage disposal site in Pakan on Friday. The incident involving the site about 0.3 hectares in size was believed to have been deliberately set ablazed. Bintangor fire...

Teacher dies in road accident

BINTANGOR: A female teacher was killed while four others sustained injuries following a two-vehicle collision at Mile 8, Jalan KJD Sungai Mador this morning. The 10.30am accident involved a car and a van that were travelling in opposite directions. Sarawak Traffic...

Another sick woman, one more bed given

KUCHING: It was a happy moment for one sick woman in Bintangor when receiving a patient’s bed donated by Repok assemblyman Datuk Seri Huang Tiong Sii on Wednesday (May 19). Kou Lee Kian, 53, is unable to move and is...

Fires raze double-storey houses

KUCHING: Two double-storey houses at separate locations were burnt to the ground last Sunday. The fires happened at Kampung Segali, Simunjan and Jalan Bakong-Meradong, Bintangor. A spokesman from the State Fire Department operations centre stated that no casualties were reported in...

Man crushed to death by road roller

BINTANGOR: A 40-year-old man died after the road roller he was in went out of control and fell into a two-metre-deep slope at Jalan Rumah Panjang Ulu Beletie-Pakan on Sunday (May 2). A spokesman from the State Fire and Rescue...

Folk feel sentimental about 84-year-old beduk

BINTANGOR: The beduk (drum) in Masjid Darul Ibadah, Kampung Tanjung Bundung here, is no longer in use.  The beduk, made of meranti wood, is believed to be designed in 1937. In its early years, it was used by the village’s surau...

Four persons including two children escape burning house

BINTANGOR: A family of four survived after their house at Batu 1, Jalan Pakan here was burned down this afternoon. Firefighters from the Bintangor station rushed to the scene after receiving a distress call at 12.38pm. “The single-storey house was completely...

House saved from inferno

BINTANGOR: A fire occurred at a house in Taman Dayang Saniah, Jalan Abang Amin this morning, destroying two bedrooms of the double-storey house. A team of firefighters were deployed to the scene after receiving a distress call around 9.10am. Upon arrival,...
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Police cripple bitcoin mining operations in Demak Laut

KUCHING: Police crippled a bitcoin mining operations at an industrial area in Jalan Bako, Demak Laut here on Monday...
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