06 Nov '17, 4am

7 killed, 10,000 evacuated as Penang and Kedah floods worsen

GEORGE TOWN – The authorities have confirmed that seven people have died, while around 10,000 people were evacuated in Penang and Kedah as the flood in peninsula Malaysia worsened on Monday (Nov 6). Nearly 80 per cent of Penang is flooded, with several areas inundated by 0.2 to one metre of water as a result of heavy rain and strong winds since Thursday. Related News World Fishermen of Penang brave storm to save boats and a brother November 6 World On the flooded streets of Penang, a 'floating funeral' takes a resident on his last journey November 6 World Wading through floods to sit for exams November 6 A total of 5,845 flood evacuees have been placed at 62 relief centres in Penang on Monday morning, compared with 3,779 people the night before. A police flood operations room spokesman said more areas were inundated with flood waters on Sunday night, forcing more residents...

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