SHAH ALAM, June 18: Several areas in the Klang Valley and Hulu Selangor will be experiencing water disruptions for more than two days starting from 8am to 8pm on Thursday.
This is to carry out conversion and improvement works of the clean water pump valve at the Phase 1 Sungai Selangor Water Treatment Plant.
According to the press release by the Selangor Water Supply Company (Syabas), maintenance work will take 8 hours while the restoration of the water supply will take 48 hours.
Syabas expects that this partial decommissioning will result in water supply disruptions affecting over 74,890 consumers in Kuala Lumpur, Bukit Damansara, Gombak, Hulu Selangor and Petaling.
As a preliminary step, Syabas has readied their staff to face this scheduled decommissioning, including putting on standby 42 tankers as well as to provide 525 static tanks.
The areas affected are:
Bandar Sri Damansara; Kepong Industrial Park; Tago Industrial Area; Sunway SPK; Wangsa Permai; Desa Park City; Taman Bukit Maluri; Manjalara Kepong; Desa Aman Puri; Medan Putra; Country Heights Damansara and Sunway SPK Harmoni 3.
Total accounts: 21,947 accounts
Hulu Selangor Region
Kampung Sungai Serai; Kuang; Kampung Baru; Kampung Melayu Sri Kundang; Kampung Permata; Taman Desa;
Bandar Baru Kudang; Kudang Jaya; Bandar Tasik Puteri; Taman Tasik Biru and Industrial Park.
Total accounts: 13,040 account
Bukit Rahman Putra; Taman Impian Indah; Taman Sri Putra; Saujana Akasia; Taman Sri Putra Mas; Taman Matang Jaya and Kampung Matang Pagar.
Total accounts: 7,340 accounts
Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Some areas in Bukit Damansara
Meanwhile, areas which will experience low pressures include:
Sungai Buloh Prison Quarters; Kampung Kubu Gajah; Kampung Merbau Sempak; Desa Moccis; Kampung Paya Jaras; Hospital Kusta; Kampung Baru Sungai Buloh (Kampung Baru Cina); Kampung Desa Aman; PJU10, Saujana Damansara; PJU10, Prima Damansara.
Total accounts: 21,248 accounts
Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Consumers are advised to store sufficient water supply and use water sparingly during the period of the water disruption. For any questions, contact the Customer Service Centre (PUSPEL) at 1800-88-5252 or SMS by typing PUSPEL and send to 39222.