KUALA LUMPUR: The emergency repairs carried out to fix a broken pipe at Jalan Lingkaran Tengah 2 (MRR2) was completed at 12.30am early this morning.
Pengurusan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Air Selangor) in a statement informed that water supply was channeled in stages from 4.30am today to consumers in 13 affected areas here after the water level at the distribution ponds was stabilised and the quality was in compliance with health ministry standards.
“Water supply is expected to be fully restored by the end of the day,” the statement read.
The 13 areas in Kuala Lumpur which experienced the water supply disruption were Taman Muda, Taman Bukit Permai, Taman Bukit Pandan, Kampung Cheras Baru, Taman Mawar, Taman Seraya, Taman Mega, Taman Bukit Teratai, Taman Melur, Taman Saga, Taman Putra, Pandan Mewah and Taman Mestika.
Air Selangor said the duration of water supply disruption and restoration in the affected areas varied depending on the location of the consumer’s premises and the water pressure of the water supply distribution system.
“Air Selangor will continue to assist to supply water through tanker trucks at the affected areas with priority given to critical premises such as hospitals, dialysis centres and funeral homes.
“Consumers are advised to ensure there is physical distancing and to wear a mask when collecting water from the trucks,” it said.
For further details, refer to Air Selangor official communication channels such as the Air Selangor app, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter or contact Air Selangor at 15300.
Queries and complaints can be channeled to the Help Centre at the website www.airselangor.com and the Air Selangor app.-FMT