Muar

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Muar

 

(Bandar Maharani), a city in Malaysia, in the state of Johore. Population, 39,100 (1957). The city is a port on the Strait of Malacca at the mouth of the Muar River. Muar exports rubber, coconuts, and bananas. A fishing industry is also important in the city.

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Muar District Police Chief ACP Zaharudin Rasip said the bus was travelling from Kuala Lumpur heading towards Singapore when it was believed to have grazed the right side of the trailer causing severe damage to the front of the bus.
Plainclothes policemen from the Muar district police headquarters managed to rescue 17-month-old Nur Aisyah Hasmizan who was earlier kidnapped by a burglar at her family home in Muar today.
Meanwhile Muar district police chief ACP Zaharudin Rasip when contacted confirmed receiving the report, adding that investigations were on-going.
Muar district officer Onn Jabbar explained that Syed Saddiq from Pakatan Harapan (PH) and Razali from Barisan Nasional (BN) have both agreed to call off the dialogue and to raise the issue again throughout the campaign period.
Barisan Nasional's Razali, however has another suggestion: having the debate tomorrow at the Muar district officer's house.
Meanwhile, Johor Health, Environment, Education and Information Committee chairman Datuk Ayub Rahmat said the Muar district disaster committee under the Civil Defence Force was activated to assist the SAR.
The police officers, with the rank of Assistant Superintendent, have been identified as the Muar district police's Anti-Vice, Gambling and Secret Societies Division and Narcotics Criminal Investigations Department heads.
Muar district police chief ACP Zaharudin Rasip said Lukman Al-Hakim Mohamad Hairil, the Form Four student from Saleng, Kulai was believed to have fallen into the 2.7-metre deep pool at about 5 pm while trying to retrieve a ball that accidentally dropped in the water.