North Jakarta Water Resources (SDA) Sub-department operates four mobile pumps to drain inundation on Gaya Motor area, Sunter, Tanjung Priok.
" First, we only operate two pumps. But then we add two other pumps to drain the water"
North Jakarta SDA Sub-department Head, Adrian Mara Maulana stated, this area was inundated due to heavy rain from dawn.
"First, we only operate two pumps. But then we add two other pumps to drain the water," he mentioned, Friday (1/24).
Besides heavy rain, he explained that sea level is also rising.
"At 10 AM, we received report from Sunter Utara River Pump House that water level reaches 200 centimeters. But since Cincin Reservoir is currently empty, we flow the water there," he conveyed.
Meanwhile, water level condition in Sunter River is currently high due to high sea level.