Inundation on Jl. Lodan Raya and Jl. R.E. Martadinata has Receded

Selasa, 18 Mei 2021 20:49 Rezki Apriliya Iskandar 170

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Pademangan Sub-district Water Resources (SDA) Unit personnel managed to overcome inundation on Jl. Lodan Raya and Jl. R.E. Martadinata which located on the side of Ancol River.

It is as high as 5-10 centimeters. But now it has completely receded

Pademangan SDA Unit Head, Slamet Riyanto conveyed, inundation was caused by clogged water channels thus when it rained heavily since last night, the channel overflowed. Moreover, it was high tide.

"It is as high as 5-10 centimeters. But now it has completely receded," he mentioned, Tuesday (5/18).

He deployed 6 personnel from Pademangan Sub-district SDA Unit to handle inundation on both 2 locations.

"We drain it using floating pump with capacity 50 liters/second," he said.

His side handled inundation quickly thus now those two roads can be crossed by road users normally.

"We immediately clean up channels around the roads thus inundation has now receded. We also deploy floating pump to accelerate our work," he explained.