Deputy minister: Unlawful utility pipes in drains among causes of floods in Lebuh Ampang
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 — Utility pipes put in in the drainage map with out the approval of Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) had been found to be among the many causes of flash floods in Lebuh Ampang currently.
Federal Territories Deputy Minister Datuk Seri Santhara Kumar acknowledged the field had been identified and found that the drainage skill had been reduced by 30 to 40 per cent thanks to heaps of kinds of unlawful utility pipes put in in the midst of the drainage map.
DBKL would comprise proactive steps to unravel the topic as soon as conceivable and additionally data has been requested from diversified businesses collectively with the Division of Irrigation and Drainage (DID) and development sites to be definite no installation used to be refrained from DBKL’s approval.
He acknowledged this to reporters after officiating the Rukun Negara 50th Anniversary Celebration forum: ‘Kepercayaan kepada Tuhan Memupuk Perpaduan Rakyat Sejahtera’ at Menara PGRM right here this present day.
Earlier, in his speech when opening the forum, Santhara acknowledged the 5 solutions of Rukun Negara would foster team spirit and instil the spirit of adore for the country.
The forum, organised by Sedar Institute, points its Manual 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-traditional 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 Convey Kan. — Bernama