Liew (3rd from right) handing over a contribution to a fire victim
TAWAU: Member of Parliament for Tawau, Datuk Christina Liew extended a personal donation to each of the 10 local families whose homes were destroyed in a fire that broke out at about 4pm on Dec 7 at Kg Titingan, Jalan Tawau Lama in Tawau.
She met with the victims during her visit to the site on Thursday.
Earlier, Liew, who is also Deputy Chief Minister, was briefed on the incident by the Bomba Tawau Zone Deputy Superintendent Khushairy Mohd Deraman. He said Bomba received a distress call at 4.29pm and arrived at the scene at 4.36pm. The fire was brought under control by 5.05pm.
The Minister was accompanied by the Tawau Parliamentary Chief Liaison Officer, Fung Thin Yein, Liaison Officer Samsuri Baharuddin, Kapitan Cina Chin Chong Min and Tawau Parliamentary Women and Children Bureau Chief, Lau Jin Nah.