Deputy minister: Illegal utility pipes in drains amongst causes of floods in Lebuh Ampang
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 — Utility pipes assign in in the drainage plot with out the approval of Kuala Lumpur Metropolis Hall (DBKL) had been chanced on to be amongst the causes of flash floods in Lebuh Ampang currently.
Federal Territories Deputy Minister Datuk Seri Santhara Kumar mentioned the realm had been known and chanced on that the drainage means had been diminished by 30 to 40 per cent on narrative of of diverse sorts of illegal utility pipes assign in within the drainage plot.
DBKL would capture proactive steps to resolve the subject as rapidly as conceivable and also files has been requested from diverse agencies including the Division of Irrigation and Drainage (DID) and construction internet sites to be distinct no installation used to be kept away from DBKL’s approval.
He mentioned this to journalists after officiating the Rukun Negara 50th Anniversary Celebration forum: ‘Kepercayaan kepada Tuhan Memupuk Perpaduan Rakyat Sejahtera’ at Menara PGRM here this day.
Earlier, in his speech when opening the forum, Santhara mentioned the 5 principles of Rukun Negara would foster cohesion and instil the spirit of adore for the country.
The forum, organised by Sedar Institute, sides its Advisor 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 Association of Malaysia Charity and Welfare Division head Outmoded Scream Kan. — Bernama