Flooding in Muara Angke Receded

Rabu, 08 Juni 2016 10:57 TP Moan Simanjuntak Nugroho Adibrata 1014

(Foto: TP Moan Simanjuntak - Beritajakarta.id)

Right now, resident activity has returned to normal 

After being inundated about three days, flooding that hit Pelelangan Ikan Muara Angke area, Pluit, Penjaringan, North Jakarta has receded.

Previously, on Sunday (6/50) night, the area was inundated by tidal wave or rob up to 30 centimeters high. It causes Muara Angke Dam collapsed

Pluit Urban Village Head, Purnomo disclosed that the collapsed dam has been covered with sand bags. Then flooding, has been receded after being sucked up using a portable pump that flowed into Gendong River. "Right now, resident activity has returned to normal," he expressed, Tuesday (6/7).

He admitted, despite water receded, the tidal wave is predicted to hit the area again at night. "Residents here are indeed familiar with tidal wave. But it will recede gradually," he closed.