Sarawak Flood

Sarawak Flood (1)

Friday, 16 October 2020 10:50

2020 KAPIT FLOOD, SARAWAK (23-30 SEP)

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Background

24 Sep – Water level at Rajang River has risen to a dangerous level and placed Kapit, Song and Kanowit on high alert. Kapit District, known as the flood epicentre, and many schools located next to the river experienced floodwaters 20 metres higher than the normal level.

With the coordination of our local partner, LightHouse Kapit, CREST contributed RM5,000 to provide immediate essential items to several boarding schools. We also received request for water filtration system in several remote areas.