Deputy minister: Illegal utility pipes in drains amongst causes of floods in Lebuh Ampang
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 — Utility pipes attach in within the drainage machine with out the approval of Kuala Lumpur Metropolis Hall (DBKL) had been stumbled on to be amongst the causes of flash floods in Lebuh Ampang honest recently.
Federal Territories Deputy Minister Datuk Seri Santhara Kumar stated the discipline had been identified and stumbled on that the drainage ability had been diminished by 30 to 40 per cent this implies that of a range of kinds of unlawful utility pipes attach in throughout the drainage machine.
DBKL would lift proactive steps to safe to the bottom of the matter as quickly as that it’s seemingly you’ll factor in and also recordsdata has been requested from a range of agencies in conjunction with the Division of Irrigation and Drainage (DID) and construction web sites to make certain no installation became as soon as done with out DBKL’s approval.
He stated this to journalists after officiating the Rukun Negara 50th Anniversary Occasion forum: ‘Kepercayaan kepada Tuhan Memupuk Perpaduan Rakyat Sejahtera’ at Menara PGRM here nowadays.
Earlier, in his speech when opening the forum, Santhara stated the five ideas of Rukun Negara would foster solidarity and instil the spirit of take care of for the country.
The forum, organised by Sedar Institute, aspects its Consultant Datuk Dr Dominic Lau Hoe Chai as moderator and five invited panellists.
The five 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-overall Gowri P.S. Thangaya; Federation of Taoist Associations Malaysia president Daozhang Tan Hoe Chieow and Buddhist Affiliation of Malaysia Charity and Welfare Division head Passe Content Kan. — Bernama