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Rescuers work during a rescue and evacuation operation following a landslide at a campsite in Batang Kali, on December 17, 2022. — Picture by REUTERS

Full report on Batang Kali Landslide tragedy to be completed by end of month

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 19 — The full report by the Natural Resources, Environment and Climate Change Ministry on the landslide tragedy which occurred last December at the Father’s Organic Farm campsite in Batang Kali, Selangor, is expected to be completed end of this month.

Its minister Nik Nazmi Nik Ahmad said a preliminary report was tabled in the Cabinet earlier this month during which several issues were raised.

“The full report of the incident will be tabled to the Cabinet,” he told reporters after attending the Natural Resources, Environment and Climate Change Ministry’s new year gathering at Wisma Sumber Asli here today.

A total of 31 people died, while 61 survived, out of a total of 92 victims involved in the landslide which occurred on December 16 last year.

— Bernama

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