Hazy days till month’s end

Smoky gloom: Claudia Freddy and Rita Patrick taking a wefie on the Darul Hana Bridge in Kuching. The city recorded an unhealthy API reading of 206 yesterday.

KUALA LUMPUR: The haze in Malaysia is likely to persist until the end of this month in view of the low chances of heavy rains and the possibility of uncontrolled open burning.

Malaysian Meteorological Department (MetMalaysia) director-general Jailan Simon said the transboundary haze was expected to continue until the southwest monsoon period ends in late September.

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

Next In Nation

Man jailed 14 years for killing wife over suspected affair
Probe done, teen in viral knife attack video out on police bail
Negri hopes to reach RM7bil in foreign investments by end 2023
Johor rep wants maritime base on Pulau Merambong to safeguard country's sovereignty
Former company director charged with receiving RM1.26mil from unlawful activities
Video scandal: Wahab gives statement to Bukit Aman, verifies identity of 'Mr H'
Perak to study plant-based meat as product for state GLCs
Moody's, Standard and Poor reaffirm Sarawak's A3 and A- rating, says Deputy Premier
Manager duped of over RM600,000 in part-time job scam
Sibu court fines man RM50,000 for possessing 23 protected animals

Others Also Read