Rh Jala villagers on high alert after landslide near longhouse

Residents of Rh Jala together with the firefighters and police monitoring the landslide situation.

KAPIT, Jan 11: Residents of Rh Jala, Nanga Miaw, here, have been put on alert after a landslide occurred at their longhouse.

Song Fire and Rescue Department, in a statement, said a team of firefighters have been deployed to the scene after receiving a call on the incident at 10.46pm yesterday.

“Firefighter at the location confirmed that the landslide have occurred in front of the longhouse due to continuous downpour,” the department said.

Firefighters and the police have advised the villagers to be on the alert and report to the authority if the situation escalates. — DayakDaily