Husband and wife found drowned in Kuala Perlis

KUALA PERLIS, Jan 5 (Bernama) — A married couple who went missing while out fishing were found drowned in the waters off Kuala Perlis here today at about 4.55pm.

A team from the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) found the bodies of Muhamad Zaini Panjang Karim, 55, and his wife, Azizah Yatim, 49, during its search and rescue operations.

According to MMEA statement, the couple went out to the sea at 6am and failed to return home at noon, prompting the family members to alert the agency.

Source: BERNAMA (News Agency)