Home > News > Nation
Sunday August 31, 2014 MYT 12:00:00 AM
Sunday August 31, 2014 MYT 8:32:58 AM
SUNGAI SIPUT: The bodies of two brothers who fell into Perak River near Batu Musafat while fishing have been found.
The body of Meor Mohamad Izzat Meor Mazinun, 14, was the first to be found at Chegar Galah, some 5km from the site where he fell at about 9am here yesterday.
Twenty-five minutes later, the body of his brother Meor Mohamad Fahmi, 11, was found some 18km away at Ampang Pasir.
On Thursday, the two brothers had asked for their father’s permision to go fishing at about 3pm.
Their father Meor Mazinum Muin, 43, said his sons could not swim and believed that the younger boy might have jumped into the river to save the older sibling after he slipped.
Their friends ran to the nearest jetty to seek help.
Tags / Keywords:
Nation, Family Community, Lat, comics
Search for student who fell off motorbike into river
Siblings feared drowned in Perak River
Two brothers feared drowned after falling into river
Body of boy who fell in monsoon drain found
Man drowns after bike slips into river
40 pole dancers arrested
Australian woman charged with smuggling in drugs
Musa: Liberalism the root of a strong nation
Cops counting on women to fight crime
Ladies, time to stand up and fight for your man
Looking out for your ears
Amazon's cloud business a harder sell in post-Snowden era
Managers of Liverpool and Arsenal have much at stake this weekend
Ming dynasty treasures on display at a museum in Britain
Copyright © 1995-2014 Star Publications (M) Bhd (Co No 10894-D)