Eighty-one houses, two teachers’ quarters razed on Pulau Banggi

KOTA KINABALU, Jan 13 (Bernama) � A total 81 houses and two teachers’ quarters were destroyed in a fire at Kampung Karakit, Pulau Banggi in Kudat, today.

According to a statement by the Sabah’s Fire and Rescue Department’s (JBPM) Operations Centre, an emergency call on the fire was received at 3.26 pm.

Fifteen firemen headed by Kudat JBPM station chief Ishak Jabas rushed to the scene of the fire about 40 km from Kudat Town on a Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) boat.

Source: BERNAMA (News Agency)