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Strong winds blow off roofs of 35 houses in Selama

LARUT: The roofs of 35 homes in 3 villages in Sungai Bayur, Selama had been blown absent thanks to solid winds and significant rain on Monday afternoon (April 11).

The villages afflicted were being Kampung Garok (20), Kampung Damak (13) and Kampung Sungai Berdarah (two).

The 3pm incident also prompted trees to uproot, problems to electricity offer and telecommunication traces, but no casualties were being noted.

A test by Bernama at the place discovered that some inhabitants have been carrying out cleanse-up performs working with equipment and chainsaws to slash fallen trees and clear the surrounding space.

Faridzul Rohaizak Sulaiman, 56, a resident of Kampung Garok, mentioned he only realised the incident while doing work at dwelling when rain quickly entered the residence soon after the roof was blown away by strong winds.

He explained the incident prompted a loss of much more than RM20,000.

Housewife Roshaniza Sulaiman, 57, explained during the incident, she was resting in advance of staying startled by a slipping admirer, and noticed the hurt to some parts of the roof of her house.

Mukim Ulu Selama village chief Khairul Azhar Harun stated a complete of 30 family members had lodged a law enforcement report as of noon yesterday for insurance policy safety and welfare guidance from the authorities.

Selama assemblyman Mohd Akmal Kamarudin reported his workplace handed above foodstuff to the victims for breaking of quickly pursuing the incident.

“Now, government agencies, district offices and Baitulmal also went to the place to get much more facts. We will aid as most effective we can,” he claimed. – Bernama