09 Jun '11, 3am

Drains at #Jurong block 'disappear' in heavy rain last night #flood

Drains at #Jurong block 'disappear' in heavy rain last night #flood

s experienced ankle-deep floods in HDB Blocks in Jurong and Choa Chu Kang late last night (Jun 8) after a heavy downpour, making it difficult and dangerous for residents to walk around. There were reports of heavy rain in several parts of Singapore that started at around 10.30pm last night and lasted until midnight. This has resulted in floods in at least two HDB Blocks in the western part of Singapore. STOMPer FloodLAH believes the poor drainage system is to be blamed: "On my way back home last night at around midnight, the multipurpose hall at Choa Chu Kang Ave 2 Blk 297 was flooded. "The water was about ankle-deep. "This caused me great inconvenience as I had a hard time walking through this multipurpose hall. "It is obvious that the drainage system here is poor. Something must be done soon." Another concerned STOMPer worries about the flooding at a HDB block in Jurong ...

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