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Kedah Menteri Besar Tells Baling Flood Victims To Count Their Blessings And Accept Their Fate

today4 August 2022


source: The Star

Over 800 houses in 12 villages were inundated during the July 4 incident that was deemed the worst flood ever documented in Kupang, allegedly caused by a water surge that originated upstream on Gunung Inas.

Strong currents wiped away 17 houses, significantly damaged 18 others, and left over 700 with minor damage. A woman, her 14-year-old son, and her pregnant daughter-in-law were also killed when their house in Kampung Iboi was destroyed.

Datuk Seri Takiyuddin Hassan, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, is set to table the complete report on the Baling floods incident in Parliament later today.

Meanwhile, Menteri Besar of Kedah, Datuk Seri Muhammad Sanusi Md Nor has urged flood victims in Kupang to embrace their fate with open hearts and be thankful for the various other blessings bestowed…

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Written by: Lara Lee