Several inundated areas in Belait District have received attention from the government. Yesterday morning, the Minister of Home Affairs as Chairman of the National Disaster Management Council took a closer look at the affected areas.
Earlier, Yang Berhormat Pehin Orang Kaya Seri Kerna Dato Seri Setia Doctor Haji Awang Abu Bakar bin Haji Apong was briefed on the current conditions and measures taken by government agencies. The flood in Kampung Sungai Mau, Kampung Merangking Hilir, Jalan Kandul, Jalan Laid Lakang and Kampung Sukang has affected 17 homes and 79 residents. Yang Berhormat Pehin then presented food ration to 4 families affected by flood in Jalan Kandol and 4 families in Kampung Sungai Mau.