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Tanjung Bungah landslide: Body of seventh victim found

The Star Online logo The Star Online 22/10/2017

GEORGE TOWN: The body of the seventh victim of Saturday's landslide in Tanjung Bungah was recovered at about 9.56am on Sunday.

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A Civil Defence Force spokesman confirmed in a WhatsApp message that the seventh victim was found and only four remained buried under the soil.

The message, however, did not identify the victim.

Over 220 personnel from the police, Fire and Rescue Department, Civil Defense Force, Special Malaysia Disaster Assistance and Rescue Team (Smart) Putrajaya, Rela and medical teams are involved in the search for four more people buried in the landslide.

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