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Lost Hiker In Penang Botanic Gardens Found After 24-Hour Search

Lost Hiker In Penang Botanic Gardens Found After 24-Hour Search

The search for her was resumed today morning.

Adeline Leong

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A female hiker went missing on Saturday (8 January) evening while going on a hike at the Penang Botanic Gardens.

According to The Star, she has been found after 24 hours of search.

What happened?

She started her hike at the Penang Botanic Gardens before getting lost around the hills in Tanjung Bungah near Surin Condominium around 6pm.

The Fire and Rescue Department along with the volunteer firemen and the public helped to conduct searches for two days.

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She managed to send her location via Whatsapp to the commander of the search and rescue operation yesterday.

However, the location signal disappeared around 2 am while the search was going on.

Experienced hikers were asked to join the search that resumed today morning too, as reported by The Star.


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