Saturday, September 18, 2021

flood problem

Paddy farmers seek assistance

KUCHING: Most paddy farmers are suffering losses due to the current flood situations in the state. Floodwaters have inundated their paddy fields leaving them in ruins. As such these affected farmers have appealed to the government for assistance as help to...

Mayor monitors flooded areas

KUCHING: Kuching South City Council (MBKS) mayor Datuk Wee Hong Seng and a group of city councillors were on the ground to monitor places badly affected by the flash floods under MBKS jurisdiction on Wednesday night. Wee expressed his concern...

Hope Place springs into action after flash floods hit

KUCHING: Hope Place has responded immediately to the flood situation here by handing out aid to flood victims at several evacuation centres on Tuesday night (Jan 12). The first evacuation centre Hope Place visited was Dewan Balai Raya Taman Desa...

Flood hits Limbang areas

LIMBANG: Limbang town has been inundated with floodwaters following incessant rain since Tuesday (Jan 12) night. The operations centre of the State Fire and Rescue Department said six other areas were also affected namely, Kampung Patiambum, Desa Pebahanan residential area,...

Ready for any flood possibility

MIRI: Miri Division Disaster Management Committee, minister in-charge, Datuk Lee Kim Shin today asserted that all relevant agencies here have been ready since October last year for any possibility of floods. "Our logistics has been placed at the low-lying areas and...

MBKS councillor: Flood woes being addressed

KUCHING: The flood woes throughout the city are being addressed by the Kuching South City Council (MBKS), said its councillor Kho Teck Wan. She said however, not all flood problems could be tackled by MBKS on its own, requiring collaboration...

State Welfare ready for floods

KUCHING: State Social Welfare Department (JKM)’s preparation for the monsoon flood season is in full swing, said Datuk Seri Fatimah Abdullah. The Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Minister mentioned that JKM has one depot – located at...

Party hopes for long-term flooding solution

KUCHING:Sarawak United People's Party (SUPP) Kota Sentosa hopes that Stampin MP cum Kota Sentosa assemblyman Chong Chieng Jen will assist residents of Stampin Resettlement Scheme to apply for and secure development funding from the government towards a long-term solution for flash...

Heavy rains not stopping rep

AREA VISITS CONTINUE MIRI: Heavy rains that flooded low-lying areas within the Telang Usan constituency for the past several days failed to dampen the spirit of its elected representative, Dennis Ngau, from visiting constituents. "Business as usual despite the wet season...

Probable disruptions of Malaysia Day do

FLOODS IN SIBU SIBU: There is a probability that Malaysia Day do tomorrow (Sept 16) might be slightly disrupted if the flood situation here does not change. In fact the situation here on this morning (Sept 15) was very bad as...
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