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Action Taken by JKR Sarawak Due to Road Embankment Failure at Kuching-Bau Road KM 0+300
Posted on : 18 Jul 2021  Source of News: Corporate Communication

Date: 18 July 2021

Venue: Kuching

In response to road embankment failure incident which occurred yesterday at Kuching-Bau road (KM0+300 of Q6-1A), Bau District, JKR Kuching Division has initiated immediate action by providing the temporary road diversion yesterday and works continued on until today.

JKR Kuching Division has setup traffic management control at the affected area as well as widening of the temporary road diversion to ease the traffic flow to Kuching/Bau Town. Kuching Water Board (KWB) has also started the laying of water pipes as part of the pipe leakage repair works. Other works involved were laying of new underground cables by Sarawak Energy Berhad.

JKR Kuching Division also wish to advice the public to follow the instruction of the traffic signages and traffic controllers at the affected area in order to ensure safety for all road users. Any inconvenience caused due to the road closure and temporary road diversion are much regretted.