Body of unidentified woman found in Sekama River

(Left) Firefighters are seen going down into the river using step ladder to rope in the body. (Right) The body was retrieved.

KUCHING, Feb 24: The body of an unidentified woman was found in Sekama River this afternoon.

According to a report from the Sarawak Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) operations centre, they received a call regarding the incident at 4.35pm and deployed firefighters from the Bomba Padungan to the location.

Firefighters had to put down a step ladder by the river bank to rope in the body.

The body was later handed over to the police for further action. — DayakDaily