JOHOR BAHARU – The number of victims in the two districts in Johor remained at 45 as at 8 o’clock this morning because the flood situation in the districts concerned had not receded.
According to the flood portal, 10 families were still being sheltered at two evacuation centres namely the Gemerih Community Hall in Segamat and Sekolah Kebangsaan Sialang in Tangkak.
So far, only three villages from the two districts were affected by the floods namely Kampung Seberang Batu Badak, Segamat and Kampung Sialang Dalam and Kampung Seberang Gajah, both in Ledang.
Meanwhile, the relief centre at the Community Hall in Kampung Orang Asli Segamat Kechil had been closed at 2.30 pm yesterday.
Fifty-two victims from 16 families who were sheltered there had returned to their respective homes after the flood had receded. – BERNAMA