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Main water pipe bursts, 40 areas in Shah Alam, PJ face water disruption

SHAH ALAM: Some 40 areas in Shah Alam and Petaling Jaya are experiencing a temporary water disruption after a main water pipe in Section 15, here, burst at about 5pm today.

The water pipe is located behind the Carlsberg factory at Persiaran Selangor.

The affected areas in Klang and Shah Alam are; Section 21, Section 22, Section 25, Section 26, Section 27, Section 28, Kampung Kebun Bunga, Kampung Baru Hicom, Subang Mas Batu 3, Batu 3 Shah Alam, Bukit Kemuning, Bukit Naga, Kampung Lombong, Jalan Kebun, UEP and USJ Subang, Section 32, Section 33, Putra Heights, Kampung Bukit Lanchong, Kampung Jawa, Bandar Putera, Taman Sentosa, Taman Maznah, Taman Samarind, Taman Batu 3, Taman Desa Latania, Taman Desa Kemuning and Jalan Mohd Sidin.

In Petaling Jaya, the areas involved are; USJ 1 up to USJ 27, Pinggiran USJ 1 up to Pinggiran USJ 3, TP 1 up to TP 7 (Taman Perindustrian UEP), Subang Heights, USJ Heights and USJ 3A up to USJ 3D.

Air Selangor Group corporate communications head Amin Lin Abdullah told the New Straits Times that repair works are underway.

“Relief water supply are being sent by water tankers to hospitals, dialysis centres and housing areas. We are still unable to determine the restoration time at the moment.

But every effort is being undertaken to expedite the repair works and restoration,” he said.

The latest development of the repair works can be found on Syabas’ website, the ‘mySyabas’ smart phone application, Air Selangor on Facebook or ‘air_selangor’ on Twitter.-nst

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