ALOR SETAR, Aug 14 (Bernama) — When she saw the bamboo plants sway
dangerously during a storm yesterday afternoon, housewife Suhaila Ishak knew
something was not right.
She immediately left the kitchen of the house in Kampung Alor Gunung to be
with her husband, Ahmad Jamil Abd Halim, and their three children in the living
Soon after, three uprooted trees crashed down onto the house, badly damaging
the kitchen and the bathroom.
Suhaila, 36, said she was thankful that no one was hurt in the incident
which happened at 3.30 pm when she was preparing dishes for breaking of the
The family would stay at the house of Suhaila”s mother until the uprooted
trees had been cleared and the house repaired.
Ahmad Jamil, 36, who is a canteen helper at a school in Alor Setar, said he
was looking for donations to help repair the house. The family can be reached at