Landslide at Jalan Mahameru

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KUALA LUMPUR: A landslide on Jalan Mahameru-Jalan Tun Razak stretch occured at around 3 am today folowing heavy rain last night.

The cleaning up of landslide area in Jalan Mahameru has started as early as 7:30am and is expected to end before 3pm, says City Hall Civil Engineering and Drainage Department deputy director Amran Abdullah.

The road has been temporarily closed as to facilitate remedial works and security reasons.
 
Amran added there were no casualties or injuries reported in the incident.
 
“The landslide involved big trees uprooted blocking the road. This causes lengthy cleaning works,” he said.

DBKL personnel cleaning up the landslide area in Jalan Mahameru, Kuala Lumpur this morning. -- NSTP / Abdullah Yusof

DBKL personnel cleaning up the landslide area in Jalan Mahameru, Kuala Lumpur this morning. -- NSTP / Abdullah Yusof

DBKL personnel cleaning up the landslide area in Jalan Mahameru, Kuala Lumpur this morning. -- NSTP / Abdullah Yusof

DBKL personnel cleaning up the landslide area in Jalan Mahameru, Kuala Lumpur this morning. -- NSTP / Abdullah Yusof


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