Power outage causes water disruptions

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BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN

MANY areas in the Brunei-Muara district were hit by water disruptions yesterday due to a power outage in Lamunin, Tutong.

The Public Works Department said that the power outage disrupted the operation of the water treatment plant in Bukit Barun and Layong.

Although power has returned, some areas may require more time before the water supply returns to normal

The affected areas include Jerudong, Sengkurong, Selayun, Kg Bunut, Kg Bunut Kanan, Kg Wasan, Kg Batong, Kg Pancar Murai, Kg Limau Manis, Kg Limpaki, Kg Bebatik, Kg Kilanas, Jalan Mulaut, Kg Sinarubai, Kg Telanai, Kg Katok A and B, Kg Dadap, Beribi, Kiulap, Kg Kiarong and Kg Tungku.

Other affected areas were Perumahan Rakyat Jati, Kg Rimba, RPN Rimba, Perumahan Lambak Kanan, Berakas, Berakas Kem, Terunjing, Jalan Lambak Berakas, Kg Madang, Kg Meragang Housing Scheme, Kg Tanah Jambu, Muara coastal area, Kg Subok, Jalan Kota Batu to Kg Serdang, Jalan Kebangsaan, Bandar Seri Begawan, Kg Ayer and Kg Lumapas.

Areas such as Kg Kasat, Kg Putat, Serusop commercial area, diplomatic enclave, Kg Sg Akar, Kg Sg Hanching, Kg Belimbing, Kg Sg Tilong were also affected.

The Brunei Times