Scores of people were swept from beaches near the northern island of Penang, and more than 200 houses were destroyed.
Close to seventy people are confirmed dead in Malaysia. “Our country has never experienced such a disaster before,” Deputy Prime Minister Najib Razak told reporters.
This fund will support general disaster relief activities including medical care, shelter for those displaced after the tsunami, food, and clothing for survivors.
Allow local organizations to effectively respond to this crisis affecting huge numbers of Malaysian residents.
This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).