| Azlan Othman |
THE Public Works Department under the Ministry of Development yesterday informed that several areas in the Brunei-Muara District would be subjected to low water pressure due to emergency works on a main pipe. This will continue until works are completed.
The areas affected included Kampong Jangsak, Kampong Dedap, Kampong Beribi, Beribi Industrial area, Kampong Perpindahan Mata-Mata, Kampong Mata-Mata, the Royal Police Guard area, Batu Bersurat, Kampong Menglait, Gadong, Jalan Kumbang Pasang, Old Airport area, Kampong Perpindahan Burung Pingai, Jalan Menteri Besar, Diplomatic enclave at Jalan Kebangsaan, Sungai Akar, Kampong Sungai Tilong, Kampong Sungai Hancing, Kampong Salambigar, Youth Development Centre in Tanah Jambu, parts of Kampong Tanah Jambu, Kampong Pulaie, Kampong Orang Kaya Besar Imas, Kampong Manggis I and II, Kampong Delima I and II, Kampong Belimbing, parts of Kampong Madang, Jalan Ong Sum Ping, Jalan Tungkadeh Mabohai and the surrounding areas.
The interruption was caused by emergency repair works to a main pipe supply measuring 760mm near the bridge at Kampong Sungai Kedayan in Jalan Gadong.
The department has urged the public to ration their water usage and apologised for any inconvenience caused. Individuals seeking the assistance of water tankers (services of which are limited) can contact the Darussalam hotline at 123.