Southern Volunteers to focus on post-flood cleaning in Segamat


ISKANDAR PUTERI: Southern Volunteers (SV) can be focusing on help and home cleaning of flood victims in the state, particularly in Segamat district which was most affected.

State Tourism, Youth and Sports Committee chairman, Datuk Onn Hafiz Ghazi stated an SV coordination centre in the district was additionally arrange at Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM), Segamat.

“There are 42 evacuation centres (PPS) there and about 1,500 homes concerned, so we would like to assist as many affected households and homes as doable.

“From Tuesday (Jan 4), SV personnel have began post-flood cleaning, in truth a few of our volunteers in unaffected districts have additionally moved to help particularly in Segamat,” he informed reporters at Sukma Secretariat right here on Wednesday (Jan 5).

Earlier the Tunku Mahkota of Johor, Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim visited the SV Operations Room at Sukma Secretariat which is the Flood Aid Collection Centre.

Onn Hafiz stated Tunku Ismail urged them to do their greatest in serving to fellow Johoreans affected by floods.

Meanwhile, Deputy Johor Secretary, On Jabbar stated donations in variety price about RM600,000 have poured for flood victims in the state. – Bernama

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