Massive Flood in Pahang

by Adib Rawi

In Pahang, 8,477 families from eight flood-hit districts were recorded to have taken shelter at relief centres tonight from 8,280 families recorded this afternoon.Spokesman at Pahang police contingent flood operations room said Kuantan still had the most number of flood evacuees with 16,266 people from 4,416 families at 43 relief centres. “Seven other flood-hit districts are Jerantut with 5,403 victims at 51 relief centres, Temerloh (3,200 victims/41 centres), Maran (3,035 victims/24 centres), Pekan (2,573 victims/28 centres), Lipis (2,425 victims/34 centers), Bera (384 victims/eight centres) and Rompin (38 victims/two centres).