Tag: water supply
The National Water Services Commission says life imprisonment and fines 'running into the millions' will be a better deterrent.
SPAN chairman Charles Santiago says Air Selangor inherited a big mess.
They call for better monitoring of rivers and stronger enforcement of laws against pollution.
Executive councillor says the river is at Class 3 level because of pollution and rubbish thrown in by residents.
Moyog assemblyman Jenifer Lasimbang says the Sabah infrastructure development ministry must come up with an official statement, working papers and other reports on the proposed Papar Dam project.
Menteri Besar Amirudin Shari said the state government had identified the location of the source of the pollution and the entity responsible.
Repairs on the 1,100mm clear water pipeline were completed at around 5am today.
Water supply company says central and southern districts can expect low water pressure or water supply interruptions.
A thorough investigation will be made into possible contamination of water supply as well as logging and mining activities, says DPM.
The water supply will benefit 325,000 households.
Menteri Besar Mukhriz Mahathir says the funds will be used to reduce the percentage of non-revenue water.
15,000 gallons sent to 17 blocks housing 1,000 residents after unpaid bill of RM700,000.
SPAN will use its prerogative to decide when the time comes, says minister.
Hyflux Ltd, owner of the Tuaspring desalination and power plant, has failed to deliver returns to investors and is deep in debt.
Some areas in the Philippines like Las Pinas, Muntinlupa, and parts of Cavite will also have little to no water supply amid the dry spell.
The government is also committed to building more homes and would upgrade rural roads, says Ewon Benedick.
The comments underlined New Delhi's anger over an attack by a Pakistan-based militant group last week in the disputed region of Kashmir, which killed 40 paramilitary police.
P Ramasamy says it was cruel to cut off the water supply to Kampung Sungai Getah 2, and that a humanitarian approach should have been taken to the situation.
Yami Baga dreads the prolonged periods of drought that force him to conduct water rationing exercises in his village which still relies on the water gravity system.
Kota Kinabalu police chief Habibi Majinji says police are looking for two men spotted travelling in a white Toyota Hilux in connection with the case.
Villagers suffer illness and hardship with no electricity or clean water.
Deputy Foreign Minister Marzuki Yahya says Malaysia has the right to ask for a review of the price of raw water supplied to Singapore.
Minister Xavier Jayakumar says the joint-billing system has already been introduced in Labuan where it has proven very effective.
The Auditor-General's Report shows the Pahang Welfare Department was slow to stop RM49,800 from being paid out to deceased recipients.