21 Jun '11, 3am

Partial body found in #Bedok #reservoir: Shouldn't use water until remains are retrieved

lower half of a highly-decomposed female body was found floating in Bedok Reservoir yesterday (Jun 20). The PUB has assured the public that the water is safe, however, a STOMPer is still uncomfortable with drinking the water until the remains are found. In a media statement, the PUB said the incident would not affect the quality of water from Bedok Reservoir. Water in all reservoirs is treated to World Health Organisation drinking water standards before it is supplied to our households. The spokesperson added that the water from Bedok Reservoir is treated at the Bedok Waterworks before it is distributed to the eastern region of Singapore. The body was found by a Public Utilities Board worker around 10.30am yesterday, and police, as well as the Singapore Civil Defence Force were alerted immediately. The Special Operations and naval diving unit, as well as the police are sti...

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