Penang floods claim 7 lives

A view of a flooded street in Seberang Prai Tengah, Penang, today. The state was inundated following an hours-long downpour that began yesterday. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Nazir Sufari, November 5, 2017.

TWO more bodies, believed to be those of flood victims, were found today, bringing the death toll in the Penang disaster to seven.

Timur Laut district police chief Assistant Commissioner Anuar Omar confirmed that five of the victims were Malaysians.

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