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The Karak Landslide- how can I be prepared

A prints creen from www.thestar.com.my dated 11th Nvo 2015
A print screen from www.thestar.com.my dated 11th Nov 2015

Malaysian news portals have been busy with reportsĀ on the landslide that occurred recently on Karak highway. The news interests me as I travel quite often on that stretch of road. Land slide was ‘common’ in places like Cameron Highlands but for it to happen along Karak is rather surprising. Like the Kinabalu quakes, the 2014 Kelantan floods, this Karak highway landslide is a constant reminder that disaster can strike anywhere at any time in Malaysia (or anywhere else for that matter)

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