Worsening haze in Sarawak, Klang Valley

  • Nation
  • Saturday, 12 Sep 2015

PETALING JAYA: The haze worsened yesterday, especially in parts of Sarawak and the Klang Valley, with the number of areas recording unhealthy air quality readings rising from five at 9am to 16 by 6pm.

Sarawak was the worst hit state with the three highest Air Pollutant Index (API) readings –Samarahan (182), Sri Aman (177) and Kuching (163).

Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Environment , haze


Next In Nation

Cops detain 13-year-old boy for driving mother’s car in Penang
Elderly man dies after being hit, dragged 7m by vehicle in Gua Musang
Cops arrest 13 suspects over Bukit Ampang scuffle
Leaptec collaborative partner, Desan Shipyards unveils innovative technologies
King and Queen convey Gawai Day greetings
King, Anwar convey 65th anniversary wishes to RMAF
Sabah, Kelantan to work with govt to solve states' water woes
Sabah's MM2H scheme will spur local housing sector, says Gunsalam
Socso targets more than 2.2 million contributors over 40 to take part in its health screening programme this year
Don't wait for assemblies to dissolve, allow postal voters to register now, Bersih urges EC

Others Also Read