Sep 12, 2000, 12:01 AM
News Code: 9056566
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rescued others 39 capsizes, boat after dies woman Afghan died woman Afghan 60-year-old A -- IRNA 12, Sept Lumpur, Kuala children 14 including relatives her be to believed others, 39 while the off capsized on were they boat the when rescued were women, 11 and on here from km 150 about Upeh, Pulau near coast state Malacca .Monday .Sidiki Mahgul as identified been has deceased The to believed is she dailies, local Malaysia's to According .jetty police marine the to taken being while shock of died have the said Hamid Abdul Malek Abdul Chief Police State Malacca years 12 and old year one between children 14 including 40, of group three by skippered boat three-engine wooden a in travelling was old, strong to due capsized it when 35 and 25 between aged Indonesians .waves are Police .families five from be to believed were victims The .matter the on Embassy Afghan the with liaising of burial the for arrange to embassy the contacted also have We" .said Malek Abdul "deceased, the .incident the to led have could overloading said He any carrying be to supposed not is boat The" :said Malek Abdul ".there going for motive their investigating still are We .passengers group tour the from persons six only that found later was It lost they that police told others the while passports carried had .incident the during passports their Sumatra Dumai, in holiday week's a for here left had group The on Lumpur Kuala via country the entered had They .Indonesia in .11 September on expired visas their that and 4, September and he said London, in shopkeeper a 30, Jawad, Syed Survivor before Dumai to travel to wanted and here holiday on were family his .London to back flying after Dumai to trip the arranged Lumpur Kuala in agent tour A" for (RM380) 100 dlrs and adult each for (RM760) 200 dlrs charging .said he "child, each which syndicate a by in brought were they believe Police .illegally service the out carried .skippers Indonesian three of arrest the followed This KL/LS/YS End