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Incessant heavy rain causes areas in upper Tinjar, Apoh in Baram to be flooded
Posted on : 04 Jun 2019  Source of News: The Borneopost online

Flood hit SK Long Sobeng in Upper Tinjar following the incessant heavy rain since Monday.

MIRI: Several low-lying areas in upper Tinjar and Apoh in Baram were flooded following the incessant heavy rain since Monday.

Miri Fire and Rescue Department chief Law Poh Kiong in a statement today, said SK Long Sobeng in upper Tinjar was flooded.

Law said the flood had affected the school’s ground floor of the academic block, kitchen and eating hall.

“The teacher’s quarters will likely to be flooded as well if the heavy rain persists,” Law cautioned.

No evacuations were made as the pupils, teachers and staff were on school holidays.

Water level at Kampung Tuai Rumah (TR) Takang McAdam in Ulu Teru in Tinjar also rose today following the heavy rain.