PM blames Selangor govt, rescuers for state's flood disaster

Chan Kok Leong

Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob says although the Malaysia Meteorological Department issued warnings for heavy rain and possible severe flooding as early as November 1, these warnings were unheeded by the Selangor government. – EPA pic, January 20, 2022.

PRIME Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob today blamed the lack of preparation by the Selangor government and chaos among rescuers for the floods that wreaked havoc in the country’s most popular state last month.

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