Father, 2 children drown after boat capsizes in Kunak

Police say the family of four had boarded the boat at Kampung Bangkuruan, Lahad Datu and were on their way to Pekan Kunak when strong winds and big waves caused the boat to capsize. – The Malaysian Insight file pic, January 14, 2022.

A FATHER and his two children drowned when their boat capsized after being hit by big waves while on their way to buy daily necessities yesterday afternoon.

Kunak police chief Sabarudin Rahmat said the body of Saujal Mangguna, 31, a Filipino fisherman, was found this morning while the bodies of his children, five-year-old Mohd Haizal and three-year-old Suriani, were found yesterday.

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