Crocodile rescued from roadside drain


Fire and Rescue personnel pose with the crocodile that was rescued from the drain.

KUCHING: A three-metre crocodile was rescued from a drain at Jalan Demak Baru by personnel from the Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) yesterday.

The firemen who received a call about the reptile, arrived at the scene around 9.50am together with officers from Sarawak Forest Department to provide assistance.

The reptile was later handed over to the Matang Wildlife Centre for further action.