Deputy minister: Illegal utility pipes in drains amongst causes of floods in Lebuh Ampang
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 — Utility pipes installed in the drainage machine with out the approval of Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) had been found out to be amongst the causes of flash floods in Lebuh Ampang nowadays.
Federal Territories Deputy Minister Datuk Seri Santhara Kumar acknowledged the subject had been identified and found out that the drainage ability had been lowered by 30 to 40 per cent on account of a gigantic risk of sorts of illegal utility pipes installed in the future of the drainage machine.
DBKL would accumulate proactive steps to solve the subject as quickly as that you just would possibly be ready to name to mind and likewise files has been requested from a bunch of companies alongside side the Department of Irrigation and Drainage (DID) and construction sites to make high-tail no set up used to be executed with out DBKL’s approval.
He acknowledged this to newshounds after officiating the Rukun Negara 50th Anniversary Social gathering dialogue board: ‘Kepercayaan kepada Tuhan Memupuk Perpaduan Rakyat Sejahtera’ at Menara PGRM right here this day.
Earlier, in his speech when opening the dialogue board, Santhara acknowledged the five suggestions of Rukun Negara would foster cohesion and instil the spirit of like for the nation.
The dialogue board, organised by Sedar Institute, parts its E-book 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-contemporary Gowri P.S. Thangaya; Federation of Taoist Associations Malaysia president Daozhang Tan Hoe Chieow and Buddhist Affiliation of Malaysia Charity and Welfare Department head Frail Tell Kan. — Bernama