Search to go on for 3 boys feared drowned in Bukit Beruntung

HANI SHAMIRA SHAHRUDIN and KHAIRAH N. KARIM

RAWANG: The search and rescue (SAR) operation will go on to find three remaining victims who were washed away by a sudden gush of water at a retention pond at Kampung Timah Sungai SKC, Bukit Beruntung here.

Selangor Fire and Rescue Department assistant director (operations) Mohd Sani Harul said the operation will go on until all victims are found.

“We will not call off the operation,” he said.

At 9.47pm, the SAR found the third body, 10-year-old Muhammad Ikhwan Mohd Riduan.

At 10.05pm, the body of the fourth victim, 12-year-old Mohd Aiman Fitri Md Aswadi was found.

The bodies were taken to the Kuala Kubu Bharu Hospital.

The search is underway for the three other boys.