A ‘very high hazard’ alert

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  • Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017

Keeping a close watch: Federal Internal Security and Public Order director Comm Datuk Seri Zulkifli Abdullah looking at the affected areas in Penang .

PETALING JAYA: A total of 946 slopes have been classified as “very high hazard” along federal roads nationwide as rains continue to fall, maintaining the flood levels in Penang and parts of Kedah.

Penang continues to experience heavy rainfall but for now, levels of rivers in the country have not reached danger levels. Works Minister Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof said 16,454 slopes along federal roads were registered in the peninsula as of 2010.

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