BANDUNG-flood in a large scale, have occurred in the region of Pagarsih and Pasteur, on Monday, October 24, 2016. Upon the occurrence of the disaster, Bandung city administration is ready to complete the issue, said the Mayor Bandung, Ridwan Kamil in a statement to reporters, Tuesday (25/10).
The flood disaster that occurred in the region, said the Mayor due to large rain and the ineffectiveness of discharge water into the river.
"The occurrence of floods is all beyond belief, I also do not understand, because based on scientific for months never flooded, "said the Mayor.
In the Medium Term Development Plan (RPJMD) of Bandung, completion of flood targeted in late third of mayor positions. "End of This year flooding problems should have been completed in this two months remain it will sought and find a solution, "he said.
Pagarsih and Pasteur region have been dealt with in various ways. Effort conducted by Bandung, among others in Pagarsih the two culverts are already enlarged by 2x2 meter .
But it was not enough because the flow of the river from the north exceeded capacity. In anticipation of further flooding Pasteur, said the Mayor will dismantle buildings that are in the waterway. One of them is the entrance to Topas Hotel in Pasteur. (NR)