Deputy minister: Illegal utility pipes in drains among causes of floods in Lebuh Ampang
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 — Utility pipes put in in the drainage machine with out the approval of Kuala Lumpur Metropolis Corridor (DBKL) were found to be among the many causes of flash floods in Lebuh Ampang fair recently.
Federal Territories Deputy Minister Datuk Seri Santhara Kumar stated the project had been acknowledged and located that the drainage potential had been decreased by 30 to 40 per cent on fable of of a kind of forms of illegal utility pipes put in within the drainage machine.
DBKL would scheme end proactive steps to rating to the bottom of the topic as quickly as conceivable and additionally data has been requested from a kind of agencies alongside with the Division of Irrigation and Drainage (DID) and constructing sites to make distinct no installation changed into as soon as done with out DBKL’s approval.
He stated this to reporters after officiating the Rukun Negara 50th Anniversary Occasion dialogue board: ‘Kepercayaan kepada Tuhan Memupuk Perpaduan Rakyat Sejahtera’ at Menara PGRM here at present time.
Earlier, in his speech when opening the dialogue board, Santhara stated the 5 principles of Rukun Negara would foster solidarity and instil the spirit of indulge in for the country.
The dialogue board, organised by Sedar Institute, capabilities its Handbook Datuk Dr Dominic Lau Hoe Chai as moderator and 5 invited panellists.
The 5 panellists are Perlis Mufti Datuk Dr Mohd Asri Zainul Abidin; Christian Federation of Malaysia chairman Archbishop Julian Leow Beng Kim; Malaysia Hindu Sangam assistant secretary-general Gowri P.S. Thangaya; Federation of Taoist Associations Malaysia president Daozhang Tan Hoe Chieow and Buddhist Affiliation of Malaysia Charity and Welfare Division head Vulnerable Train Kan. — Bernama