Penang landslide: Firemen hopes to end landslide search and rescue tonight (Oct 22)

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  • Monday, 22 Oct 2018

GEORGE TOWN: Search and rescue operations at the Bukit Kukus landslide area in Paya Terubong has reached 80% completion on the fourth day today (Oct 22).

Penang Fire and Rescue Department deputy director Mohamad Shoki Hamzah said that the permissible weather today may also permit operations to be extended till late tonight.

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