SHAH ALAM: Selangor Menteri Besar Tan Sri Abdul Khalid Ibrahim will hold a comprehensive state-level briefing to explain the terms in the state-federal governments water agreement next Monday.

Speaking at a cheque-presentation ceremony in Klang last night, Khalid said the briefing will involve state officials who would be essential for the state's necessary implementation of the water agreement.

"We want to make sure that the state's water restructuring exercise runs smoothly without any loopholes that can potentially jeopardise our efforts to serve the rakyat.

"We do not want our intention to help the rakyat backfires them in the long run so it is highly important for us to make sure that everyone understood the agreement and their roles in its implementation," he said.