MTUC demands ‘hardship’ discount on water bills amid supply cut

Authorities shut done the factory responsibly for contaminating Sg Gong, in Rawang, yesterday. – The Malaysian Insight pic by Nazir Sufari, September 5, 2020.

WATER cuts affect livelihoods, said the Malaysian Trades Union Congress (MTUC), calling for discounts on water bills as compensation for the hardship they caused.

Discounts are justified as the authorities have failed to prevent the factory, a repeat offender, from again polluting the waterways leading to the closure of water treatment plants, MTUC secretary-general J. Solomon said.

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