ALOR SETAR, Jul 9 – Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah (pix) will chair a special meeting in dealing with the water crisis in the state this Tuesday. His press secretary Nahar Tajri said the meeting will be held at Operations Room, Block E, Wisma Darul Aman here. He in a statement today said that the meeting will specifically discuss on immediate actions as well as short-term and long-term plans to overcome the water crisis in the respective areas.
Nahar said the state government admitted and realised that the water issue was one of several important issues which had caused the people in Kedah to feel worried, especially during this Aidilfitri festive season. He said, thus, this meeting, which will be chaired by the Menteri Besar himself, is very important and several clear decisions in dealing with the crisis might be made at this meeting. — Bernama