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Flooding in Penang November 2017

 
The extraordinary amount of continuous rainfall in Penang and parts of Kedah on 4th and 5th of November 2017 caused massive floods in many areas - the worst in the history of Penang.
 
Some links to how you can help or get more information:
  • Facebook activates crisis response page for 'Flooding in Penang' - A Features can be activated if enough people post about an incident, and also allows you to check for friends and loved ones who are in the area and ask them if they are safe via the 'Ask if Safe' option.    In addition to connecting people with their friends and loved ones, the feature also functions as a Crisis Response centre to coordinate relief efforts. Facebook users can offer aid and supplies to victims by posting on the page's 'Support' tab
  • Please refer to the Penang State Government website or MPPP website and facebook page for more infomation
 
 

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