An aerial view of the Darul Quran Ittifaqiyah Tahfiz Centre at Datuk Keramat, Kuala Lumpur. Pix by Asyraf Hamzah

KUALA LUMPUR: The Fire and Rescue Department has deployed its K9 unit to identify the source of the pre-dawn fire that engulfed a religious school here.

This was confirmed by the Deputy Inspector-General Tan Sri Noor Rashid Ibrahim today.

“The K9 unit has been deployed to identify the source of the fire.

“Despite arriving early to the scene, the fire teams were unable to enter the school immediately due to the raging fire,” he told reporters here.

He said investigations are underway and that a full report will be completed soon.

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