Faulty silt trap cause of mudslide


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  • Sunday, 17 Sep 2006

SUNGAI SIPUT: A silt trap and retention pond that had failed to work are believed to have been the cause of the mudslide near Templer’s Park in Rawang. 

The Friday incident – said to have originated at the Bukit Kancing housing project near the 18th kilometre of the Kuala Lumpur-Rawang road – saw mud, boulders and debris spilling onto the trunk road. 

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