Some 20 members of PPSU are immediately dispatched to handle puddles on two main streets in Kelapa Gading Barat area, Kelapa Gading, North Jakarta.
" They are alerted to clean up drains and manhole covers in order to smoothen water flow"
Kelapa Gading Barat Urban Village Head Abdul Buang said heavy rain occurred at around 4 PM to 5 PM and left puddles along Jalan Yos Sudarso and Jalan Boulevard Barat with a water level of 20 cm.
"They are alerted to clean up drains and manhole covers in order to smoothen water flow," he expressed, Friday (10/16).
He explained puddles handling on Jalan Yos Sudarso was started from the Artha Gading roundabout to under the toll road towards Jalan Boulevard Barat and continued to part of Jalan Boulevard Barat around the Mol.
"Alhamdulillah after the rain stopped, the puddles slowly started to recede," he stated.