The West Jakarta Water Resources Sub-agency has alerted 40 mobile pumps at several points that are prone to inundation in order to face the upcoming rainy season.
" From 40 pumps, 26 of them are in good condition and 5 pumps are being repaired and nine other pumps will be repaired soon"
Each pump has a capacity of 100-250 liters per second.
"From 40 pumps, 26 of them are in good condition and 5 pumps are being repaired and nine other pumps will be repaired soon. It is targeted to be complete in October," disclosed Flood Control Maintenance Systems for Raw Water and Clean Water Division Head, Imam Prasetyo, Wednesday (10/9).
Those pumps are spread along Jalan Patra, Jelambar, in front of Citraland and Meruya Toll Road Gate.
"We also prepare other mobile pumps at the West Post 2 and on Jalan Kyai Tapa," he stated.