IPOH – The number of flood evacuees in Perak has continued to drop, with only 299 remaining at a relief centre this morning from the 345 overnight.
These evacuees are being accommodated at the relief centre at Sekolah Kebangsaan Changkat Jong, said Hilir Perak Department of Civil Defence officer Mohd Fazly Mohamad Zawawi.
The other relief centre, at the Kampung Degong community hall, has been closed.
“The floodwaters which hit the houses of the remaining evacuees have receded only a little,” he told Bernama.
These evacuees were from 87 families, he said. – BERNAMA