Earlier this evening a freak storm hit a village in Pendang, Kedah. The incident occurred about 4PM on Tuesday at Kampung Alor Besar, Mukim Ayer Putih.
According to Pendang’s Civil Defense Department Assistant Civil Defense Officer, Norashikin Ahmad Zawawi, the storm damaged about eight houses located in the area and it also took down lamp-posts and as well as electricity cables. She also added that about 40 residents in Kampung Alor Besar were affected by this storm and they have been evacuated to a safer place at the moment.
Thankfully there were no injuries reported.