Deputy minister: Unlawful utility pipes in drains among causes of floods in Lebuh Ampang
KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 20 — Utility pipes set in in the drainage system without the approval of Kuala Lumpur City Corridor (DBKL) were stumbled on to be among the many causes of flash floods in Lebuh Ampang lately.
Federal Territories Deputy Minister Datuk Seri Santhara Kumar talked about the jam had been identified and stumbled on that the drainage capability had been diminished by 30 to 40 per cent attributable to a mountainous sequence of kinds of unlawful utility pipes set in all around the drainage system.
DBKL would decide proactive steps to resolve the subject as almost at the moment as conceivable and also data has been requested from a lot of agencies including the Division of Irrigation and Drainage (DID) and construction sites to invent clear no set up used to be refrained from DBKL’s approval.
He talked about this to newshounds after officiating the Rukun Negara 50th Anniversary Birthday celebration discussion board: ‘Kepercayaan kepada Tuhan Memupuk Perpaduan Rakyat Sejahtera’ at Menara PGRM right here today.
Earlier, in his speech when opening the discussion board, Santhara talked about the 5 principles of Rukun Negara would foster solidarity and instil the spirit of fancy for the nation.
The discussion board, organised by Sedar Institute, functions its Consultant 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-frequent Gowri P.S. Thangaya; Federation of Taoist Associations Malaysia president Daozhang Tan Hoe Chieow and Buddhist Affiliation of Malaysia Charity and Welfare Division head Ragged Convey Kan. — Bernama