malaysia-water-disruptions-rankle-amid-coronavirus-spike
Spread the love

A series of major disruptions to the water supply in Malaysia’s richest state of Selangor has shone a spotlight on problems with the country’s water management system that have persisted for years.The most recent spate of dry taps in Selangor coincided with a fresh partial lockdown aimed at curbing a rash of Covid-19 cases – raising hackles as people complained that they could not even comply with government exhortations to frequently wash their hands.Despite having an abundance of water,…