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Body of ‘kelong’ worker who fell into sea found, says MMEA



SHAH ALAM (Bernama):The Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency (MMEA) has confirmed the recovery of a body believed to be that of one of the two ‘kelong’ (offshore platform) workers who fell into the sea three days ago.

Selangor maritime director Maritime Captain Mohd Rosli Kassim said the victim’s body was found by the public at about 7.30 am on Saturday (Sept 18), at about 0.1 nautical miles east of Pulau Tengah near here.

Based on the initial identification by the man's employer, the body is believed to be that of a 34-year-old Indonesian man known as Priadi.

"The victim was reported to have fallen into the sea along with another victim Saw Bearry Htoo, 30, a Myanmar national, who has yet to be found. Both victims were last seen wearing a wh

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