Four hikers stranded on Kota Tinggi's Gunung Panti


JOHOR BARU: Four hikers are believed to be stranded on Gunung Panti, Kota Tinggi, here, after hiking up the mountain yesterday.

Kota Tinggi Fire and Rescue zone head Supt Al Hasra Mohamed said they received a report on the missing hikers at 6.02pm yesterday.

"The car they are believed to have used to reach the (foot of the mountain) was found near a waterfall there," he said in a statement today.

Al Hasra said the Search and Rescue (SAR) operation is ongoing.

Kota Tinggi police chief Supt Rahmat Othman confirmed the incident, but said police do not yet have full details on the trekkers. -- BERNAMA