The Star reported that
Twenty-six people have been confirmed dead so far after a bus carrying 49 people plunged into a 30m ravine near Genting Highlands around 3pm this afternoon.
According to Fire and Rescue Department deputy director-general Datuk Soiman Jahid, 41 have been pulled out of the bus.
Those dead included the driver of the bus.
It is believed that the bus driver had lost control of the bus, which then rammed a divider before plunging down the gorge.
The bus carrying 49 passengers was coming down from Genting Highlands and heading towards Kuala Lumpur.
Source: The Star..26 confirmed dead in Genting bus crash
Incidentally, today is the 15th day of the 7th lunar month.
53 passengers were on board the bus of which 37 were killed and 16 injured.
Following is the list of survivors who identities have been established so far:
At Hospital Kuala Lumpur:
Wong Teraphong, 63 (Thailand)
Ali Haider Syed Haider, 46 (Bangladesh)
Saidah, 19 (Malaysia)
Razif, 26 (Malaysia)
Tan Ming Shing, 26 (Malaysia)
At Selayang Hospital:
Raawnok Arefin, 14 (Bangladesh)
Nu Syamimi Ja'afar, 25 (Malaysia)
Nur Fathiah Ja'afar, 21 (Malaysia)
Rashidah Buyah, 50 (Bangladesh)
Andri Purwadi, 25 (Indonesia)
Nurul Quraitul Aini, 19 (Malaysia)
Rezyan Arefin, 24 (Bangladesh)
Nur Fridil Gusman, 23 (Indonesia)
Source: The Star..Genting bus crash: Bodies of victims sent to HKL
Updated Survivor list as of Aug 23 from The Star..
Updated Deceased list as of Aug 23 from The Star..
RWG expresses condolences to families of crash victims