The death toll from the floods in Malaysia is rising
3 people lost their lives due to floods and landslides caused by heavy rains in different parts of Malaysia. 35 thousand people had to leave their homes.
Since the beginning of the week, floods and landslides caused by heavy rains in different parts of the country, especially in Johor, Pahang, Negeri Sembilan and Melaka regions of Malaysia, brought life to a standstill. According to the statement made by the Malaysian National Disaster Management Agency (NADMA), the number of people who lost their lives increased to 3. It was stated that approximately 35 thousand people were evacuated to 128 emergency aid centers established in different parts of the country.
The Malaysian Meteorological Service has warned that heavy monsoon rains will continue to affect different parts of the country until Sunday night.
Malaysia's Hardest Days
Heavy rains, which have been under the influence of Malaysia for about a week, negatively affected life and flooded many regions. The Malaysian Drainage and Irrigation Department announced yesterday that the water level in 16 rivers has exceeded the critical level, reiterating its call to be vigilant against floods.