Residents Clean Flooded House After Severe Flooding in Malaysia

The number of people killed in recent flooding in Malaysia had reached at least 27 by December 21, the Bernama news agency reported.

Some 66,000 people have been displaced due to the floods across several states including Penang and Selangor, Bernama said.

Footage posted to Twitter on Tuesday shows residents wading in water as they clean a flood-damaged house. The source said the video was filmed in Shah Alam, the capital of Selangor.

Selangor, the densely populated state which encircles the national capital, Kuala Lumpur, was badly hit in the wake of torrential rain last weekend. Credit: TimmyRitter/TradersCharity via Storyful

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