Storm destroys 16 houses in Kelantan


GUA MUSANG: About 16 houses were destroyed by storm that lashed Kampung Star Baru here.

Fortunately, there were no casualties reported in the 6pm incident yesterday.

A resident, Zulkarnain Daud, said he was resting at the living room with his wife and two children when the heavy storm hit.

“In less than 15 minutes, my house shook before the roof got blown away. My family and I ran out to save ourselves,” he said when met here today, adding that his house then was flooded due to the heavy rain which lasted until 9pm.

Meanwhile, about 20 victims have been relocated while their houses were being repaired. -- Bernama © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd