The raging inferno that razed down three houses this morning in Sibu.

Three wooden houses at Kampung Hilir in Sibu were razed at 11 am this morning leaving more than 30 people from three families homeless.

A house owner, Abang Kassim bin Abang Jess, 49 said his daughter rushed to the first floor of the house where his 10 month old grandson was sleeping.

He said the fire started from a room in his house near the main switch. Kassim said he had been staying in the house for over 20 years. Read more