Saturday, April 6, 2013

Penang flooded this morning

Major low-lying areas in Penang were flooded following a downpour last night. Streets affected were almost impassable resulting in massive traffic jams and motorists being stranded this morning.

Source: NST

City-bound motorists have been advised to avoid Jalan Masjid Negeri, Jalan Scotland, Jalan Air Itam, Jalan Terengganu and certain parts of Jalan Perak.


  1. Coz of time constraint Bananaz is lucky not to go overseas to Penang after QingMing in Kedah else would be stuck in Penang. Flood prone Jln P Ramlee has extended to Jalan Perak now.

  2. That is a long trip all the way to Kedah. Is this a yearly QingBing affair? Good son!

    Yeah, this flood business is not a good thing for people affected. Hope the Penang govt is taking steps to prevent recurrence. Maybe not so easy, eh? KL gets flooded too sometimes.

  3. was there but it was very surprised when come back KL read that it was flooded after a left