Sudden heavy rain and poor drainage has cause part of the road at Padang Merdeka, where the 50th Malaysia Day celebration would be held, to be flooded yesterday.

According to netizens online, Plaza Merdeka was spared of the sudden flood, but the road near Merdeka Palace where the main stage for the coming celebration was flooded with water rising at ankle length.

Despite the flood, preparations for the coming Malaysia Day parade this Monday, and the celebration of the TYT’s birthday this coming Saturday is expected to go on as scheduled.

Photo by Kuching Road Block