More flood evacuees return home

THE flood situation in Johor, Pahang and Malacca continued to show positive development, with a drop in the number of evacuees tonight compared to earlier this evening.

IN JOHOR, the State Disaster Management Committee (SDMC) said a statement that as of 8pm, the number of evacuees dropped to 43,856 from 44,780 at 2pm following the closure of five relief centres in Segamat, Mersing and Tangkak.