MUKAH: The Jalinan Digital Negara (JENDELA) project is being implemented in stages in 20 locations in the Tellian constituency.
The areas involved are education hubs in Mukah, namely at UiTM Mukah Branch, Kaul Beach Resort, Sungai Baoh Chelum, Sungai Baoh Burak, Nanga Baoh, Kampung Patok, Kampung Penat, Kampung Petanak Hulu, Rumah Jenuang and Rumah Imbat.
The other areas are Kampung Tellian Hulu, Sekolah Kebangsaan (SK) Bukit Ingkerbai, Rumah Tandang, Sungai Kemantan Baru Sebakong, Tanjong Pedada Sebakong, Rumah Layang, Rumah Mulong, SK Lubok Bemban, Sugai Sikup and Rumah Matthew Nanga Sikat.
According to Tellian assemblyman Royston Valentine, all the projects are expected to be completed in the third quarter of 2023.
“The project includes the installation of telecommunication towers and also the communication service provider, and hence will provide benefits to many residents.
“Overall the communication line, especially in Tellian constituency will be improved by 2023,” he said when met by reporters at the Tellian service centre recently.
The JENDELA programme was initiated by the federal government as a platform to improve the country’s digital communications under the 12th Malaysia Plan (12MP).