Dr M attends disaster management committee meeting in Pasir Gudang


  • Nation
  • Thursday, 14 Mar 2019

Dr Mahathir chairing the meeting of the disaster management committee in Pasir Gudang

PASIR GUDANG: Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad attended the district Disaster Relief Management Committee meeting on efforts to contain chemical pollution problem at Sungai Kim Kim here.

The premier was joined by Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail; Energy, Technology, Science, Climate Change and Environment Minister Yeo Bee Yin and Johor Mentri Besar Datuk Osman Sapian.

Dr Mahathir arrived at Menara Aqabah to attend the briefing at 5.56pm while Dr Wan Azizah arrived at 4.30pm.

They left the centre at around 7.05pm and will be going to Sultan Ismail Hospital to meet victims affected by the incident.

Earlier in Parliament in KUALA LUMPUR, Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad said that as of Wednesday (March 13), 1,171 people had received outpatient treatment, 397 were warded and 13 were admitted to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
Article type: metered
User Type: anonymous web
User Status:
Campaign ID: 1
Cxense type: free
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights
   

Next In Nation

JPJ: All licenses must be renewed by Sept 30
Johor Sultan says vaccination rate in the state needs to improve
Umno's deputy minister Ismail Abd Muttalid expresses support for Muhyiddin
Sarawak unveils RM800mil aid package for businesses
Shafie wants PM to call for Dewan Rakyat sitting now
Covid-19: Two new records with 257 deaths and 19,819 daily cases reported
Covid-19: Interstate travel for wedding leads to new cluster in Terengganu
Newborn baby found dead in stairwell in Bundusan, Sabah
Umno wants Parliament to sit immediately, not in September
Victims in Muallim, Perak lost over RM230,000 to scammers this year

Stories You'll Enjoy


Vouchers