Daily Archives: July 3, 2017

RM15 mln for flood mitigation projects in Batu Kawa

KUCHING: More roads, drainage and irrigation (DID) projects in Batu Kawa costing a total of RM15 million will be announced to continuously address flood problems in the constituency. The DID Department has already allocated RM7 million to undertake these projects. “Every year, we must address flood problems bit by bit. Apart from these projects, Batu Kawa will see many other projects in the next five years. “If you have land here, dont sell it because in the next five years, the price will be much higher as there will be more facilities and projects implemented,” said Minister of Local Government and Housing, Datuk Dr Sim Kui Hian in an interview during a Hari Raya gathering held at Darul Ibadah Mosque here, yesterday. The event was attended by 19 mosque and surau committees in the Batu Kawa constituency….

Former Minister passes away

KUCHING: Former Minister in the Chief Minister’s Office (Islamic Affairs) and former Tupong State Assemblyman, Datuk Haji Ir. Daud Abdul Rahman passed away yesterday at Timberland Medical Centre here at 4.10pm….