Terengganu firemen put out 300ha peatland blaze

THE Terengganu Fire and Rescue Department has extinguished the blaze on 297ha of peatland in Lembah Bidong, Setiu.

“There are still patches of fire on the remaining 7ha. Firefighters are focusing their efforts on putting out the flames completely,” operations division assistant director Mohd Salahuddin Isa told Bernama at the scene today.

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