ALOR SETAR – The body of a man who was feared drowned after falling from a fishing boat near Pulau Bidan and Tanjung Dawai in Yan yesterday, was found this morning.
The Operations Commander of the Yan Fire and Rescue Station, Mohd Firdaus Bukari said the body of Yamin Mohd Yasin, 23, was found at 7.40 am by fishermen, about one nautical mile from Pulau Sayak.
“The victim’s body had been taken to Tanjung Dawai before being handed over to the police and sent to the Forensics Unit of the Yan Hospital for a post mortem,” he told Bernama today.
In the incident at about 8.50 am yesterday, Yamin was believed to have drowned after falling from a boat in the waters of Pulau Bidan while returning to Tanjung Dawai after a fishing trip. – BERNAMA