KANGAR, June 6 (Bernama) -- Huge waves and high tides hit the coastal areas
between Kuala Perlis and Kuala Sanglang today causing hundreds of homes to be
Kuala Perlis assemblyman Mat bin Hassan said houses were deluged with sea
water due to big waves and rising tide which started at 12.30 pm.
Meanwhile, the inhabitants of Kampung Sungai Padang experienced panic when
water rose waist high within 15 minutes due to the phenomenon.
Haliah Shaari, 52, said her house was flooded by sea water and mud causing
damage to her property.
A survey found the coastal road between Kuala Perlis and Kuala Sanglang
covered with mud and the victims still working hard to clean their homes.