Floods: MBSJ deploys Pantas emergency response squad in Puchong and Seri Kembangan


THE Subang Jaya City Council (MBSJ) has sent its Emergency Response Team (Pantas) to attend to reports of floods and landslides at several areas under its purview following Monday (March 7) afternoon’s downpour.

The affected areas were Kampung Tengah in Puchong, Kampung Baru Seri Kembangan, Taman Kinrara 1, Taman Kinrara 4 and Puncak Jalil 8 in Seri Kembangan.

The Pantas squad was deployed to those areas to investigate and render assistance.

Meanwhile, social media users reported that massive floods occurred along parts of the Kesas Highway.

User @suzuki1412 tweeted at about 4.30pm that the USJ/Subang Jaya stretch towards Sri Petaling and Kuala Lumpur was flooded, and advised motorists to avoid it.

@LLMinfotrafik tweeted that only selected lanes at the Awan Besar Toll Plaza were accessible, while KM48.8 east-bound (Kinrara to Awan Besar direction) was completely blocked.

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