Perak floods: Only 21 victims remain at shelters

INTAN BAHA



IPOH: As of 8am, the number of flood evacuees in the state remains at 21 people from seven families.

A spokesman from the state Disaster Management secretariat said one relief centre is open at Sekolah Kebangsaan Parit Haji Aman in Kerian.

''Two relief centres at Dewan Orang Ramai Padang Lalang in Kerian and Dewan Orang Ramai Kampung Simpang Pulai in Hulu Perak were closed on Apr 2 and 3 respectively.

''The 21 victims took shelter at the evacuation centre at Sekolah Kebangsaan Parit Haji Aman in Kerian, and have not been allowed to return to their houses yet,'' said the spokesman.