Search for three missing victims of capsized boat near Pulau Nunuyan continues

SANDAKAN, The search and rescue operation (SAR) for three more missing victims of a capsized boat in the waters off Pulau Nunuyan, in its third today, will continue tomorrow morning.

According to a statement by the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) here, the operation was stopped at 6pm today and will continue at 7am tomorrow.

The body of an adult male was found off the waters near the BDC Village near here at 9.05am and was identified as Ibrahim Januari 27, a Filipino who was aboard the ill-fated boat, it added.