Malaysia floods: No let-up in Pahang, blackout in Kuantan as flood waters rise
KUANTAN (THE STAR/ASIA NEWS NETWORK) - The rain in Pahang has not let up, worsening the flood situation in five districts.
According to the state disaster operations room, the number of evacuees in Pekan, Maran, Rompin, Kuantan and Jerantut now numbered 11,721 as at 8am.
Kuantan was hit the worst with 4,148 victims, followed by Rompin (3,615), Pekan (2,716), Maran (1,179) and Jerantut (63).
Along with the major floods and non-stop rain, Kuantan folks were also now toughing out the disaster without electricity.