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Flood evacuees return home

KUCHING: No flood victims are seeking shelter at temporary evacuation centres in the state after floodwaters have already subsided. The Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) revealed that the remaining three centres as reported on Monday (Feb 8), were officially closed...

Army help with the closing of relief centre

SIMUNJAN: The 10th Battalion Royal Ranger Regiment (10 RRD) was involved in the closing of a temporary flood evacuation centre as well as transporting flood victims back home on Monday (Feb 8). A military spokesperson said a team of 19...

Only three flood evacuation centres open as victim numbers dwindle

KUCHING: The number of flood victims in Sarawak has decreased from 823 on Sunday (Feb 7) to 528 as of 4pm, Monday (Feb 8). Following this, only three temporary flood evacuation centres in Serian are open as six have been...

51 families receive aid from Yadim, Islamic NGOs

BY SITI NURAIN RATANI KUCHING: A total of 51 families of flood victims in Samarahan, Sebuyau and Simunjan districts received aid from Yayasan Dakwah Islamiah Malaysia (Yadim) and Islamic non-governmental organisations (NGOs) in the state. The assistance in the form of...

Tatau evacuation centre closed

TATAU: A temporary evacuation centre at Tatau Sports Hall was closed at 2pm today (Feb 6) and all victims were allowed to return to their homes after floodwaters receded. The relief centre was opened on Feb 3 after villagers’ homes...

Flood victims receive assistances

KUCHING: A total of 94 flood victims at Dewan Mesra Simunjan temporary relief centre (PPS) have received assistance from Batang Sadong Parliamentary service centre. Awang Safri Awang Ahmad who is special officer to federal Tourism, Arts and Culture Minister and...

NGO lends help to Serian flood victims

KUCHING: Hope Place, a non-governmental organisation (NGO), has come to the aid of flood centres in the Serian area, providing necessities for victims affected by the recent floods. Hope Place founder Kelvin Wan said they received information in the late...

Serian – third district hit by the third wave floods

KUCHING: Serian became the third district to be hit by the third wave of floods in Sarawak when 55 residents in two villages had to be evacuated since yesterday afternoon, bringing the total number of evacuees to 140 people. According to...

One flood evacuation centre remains open in Serian

KUCHING: Only one evacuation centre (PPS) in Serian District remains in operation, and it currently houses 325 flood victims, as of Monday (Jan 18). A statement from the Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) and Sarawak Civil Defense Force (APM) said...

21 evacuation centres closed

KUCHING: Twenty-one temporary flood evacuation centres have been closed following good weather conditions the past few days. Sarawak Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) chairman Datuk Amar Douglas Uggah Embas said as of 5pm today, only 22 evacuation centres remained open in...
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