Jakarta Water Resources (SDA) Dept. has bought 30 new mobile pumps this year.
"We buy around 30 mobile pumps this year "
Those pumps have been distributed to SDA Sub-dept. in each regions to anticipate inundation.
Jakarta SDA Dept. Head, Teguh Hendarwan said, mobile pumps were received from provider since three weeks ago. All pumps have been placed on areas prone to inundation.
" We buy around 30 mobile pumps this year . Three weeks ago we received it," he said, Wednesday (10/18).
Beside mobile pump, his side also bought some heavy equipments this year. Several of those heavy equipments are still in procurement process.
"We also buy excavators. Several of them have been arrived. The remaining will be received by the end of October," he informed.
He explained, more than Rp 200 billion from total budget is allocated to buy heavy equipment this year. It is included budget to buy 30 mobile pumps.