Terengganu flood victims jumped to 2,903 people

KUALA TERENGGANU – The victims of the third wave of floods in Terengganu continue to rise to 2,903 people from 830 families.

 They are currently placed in 54 temporary relocation centers (PPS) in six districts in the state.

 A spokesman for the Terengganu State Disaster Management Committee (JPBN) Secretariat said Dungun remained the most affected with 1,220 victims from 319 families in 20 PPS.

 “A total of 768 victims from 257 families are in 13 PPS in Hulu Terengganu.

 “A total of six PPS with 361 victims from 113 families were opened in Kemaman,” he said here yesterday.

 A spokesman for the Terengganu State Disaster Management Committee (JPBN) Secretariat said Setiu had 302 victims from 85 families in eight PPS.

 He added that a total of 240 victims from 53 families are in six PPS in Besut.

 “PPS Dewan Sivik Wakaf Tapai, Marang still has 12 victims from three families,” he said.

 By MOHD AZLI ADLAN

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