MELAKA – The situation in the flood-hit areas of Melaka has improved slightly overnight, allowing several evacuees to return to their homes.
As at 8 am today, 183 people remained at five relief centres in the Jasin and Alor Gajah district, down from 198 last night.
Melaka Disaster Management Committee Secretariat head Lt Col (PA) Effendy Ali said 121 people were at the two relief centres in Jasin, namely Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Tehel (107) and the Seri Mendapat community hall (14).
In Alor Gajah, 62 people were at three relief centres, 13 of them at the Kampung Seri Jeram community hall, 18 at the Kampung Pulau JAIM kindergarten and 31 at SK Belimbing Dalam.
Effendy, who is the Melaka Civil Defence Force director, said the weather in the state was fine today. – BERNAMA