River excavation project progressing smoothly

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SADONG JAYA: Deepening and cleaning works of the rivers here is being carried out as planned.

Sadong Jaya assemblyman Aidel Lariwoo, through the Sarawak Public Communications Unit (Ukas) in a news report on Sunday (Aug 29), said the river excavation projects aim to solve flash floods problems.

He said it is also hoped that the drainage system here will be improved.

“Although the work is relatively slow due to the Covid-19 pandemic, I am satisfied with its progress as it is on schedule,” he said.

He added that all works are implemented with strict adherence to standard operating procedures.

The project, once completed, will give a positive impact on the local community, especially the farmers.

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