4 KAWASAN CATAT IPU TIDAK SIHAT

  • Syabas hopeful first, third, fourth stage of water rationing to end April 30 – Bernama
    Syabas hopeful first, third, fourth stage of water rationing to end April 30 – Bernama

    Water supply rationing for the first, third and fourth stage of the plan is expected to end on April 30, according to one of the parties responsible for the supply of the natural resource in the Klang Valley. Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor (Syabas) corporate communications and public affairs assistant general manager, Priscilla Alfred said this... …

  • Putrajaya to spend RM1.66 million in 2 months to brief public on GST
    Putrajaya to spend RM1.66 million in 2 months to brief public on GST

    The government intends to spend RM1.66 million over the next two months to educate the public in all 166 parliamentary constituencies in Peninsular Malaysia on the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), Bernama reported today. Deputy Finance Minister Datuk Ahmad Maslan (pic) said this was part of efforts to intensify public... …

  • In Karpal’s funeral march, a celebration of his life (VIDEO)
    In Karpal’s funeral march, a celebration of his life (VIDEO)

    GEORGE TOWN, April 20 — The tens of thousands who thronged the streets of Penang for Karpal Singh’s funeral today were a testimony to the Malaysian Malaysia the lawyer, lawmaker and DAP leader... …

  • RMAF officer arrested in Texas for alleged arms smuggling
    RMAF officer arrested in Texas for alleged arms smuggling

    A Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) officer was arrested by authorities at the San Angelo Airport in Texas on Wednesday for attempting to smuggle a PT-22 Taurus pistol. According to the RMAF, the officer was preparing to return to Malaysia when he was detained by authorities at the airport. "The RMAF officer has been in the United States... …

  • No Dataran Merdeka, FT minister tells anti-GST brigade
    No Dataran Merdeka, FT minister tells anti-GST brigade

    KUALA LUMPUR, April 20 — City Hall will not allow organisers of a May Day rally to congregate at Dataran Merdeka, Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Mansor said today. The federal territories minister... …

  • Government promises more financial aid for families of MH370 passengers and crew
    Government promises more financial aid for families of MH370 passengers and crew

    A second round of financial aid will soon be dispersed to the families of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 passengers and crew, Deputy Foreign Minister Datuk Hamzah Zainuddin said today. Hamzah, who led the next-of kin-committee, also told about 60 next of kin from Malaysia as well as China at a meeting today that they could suggest an amount... …

KUALA LUMPUR, 18 Jun (Bernama) -- Tiga kawasan di Johor -- Pasir Gudang,

Larkin dan Kota Tinggi -- serta Kemaman di Terengganu mencatat bacaan Indeks

Pencemaran Udara (IPU) tidak sihat hari ini.

Bacaan IPU yang direkod di Pasir Gudang sehingga 11 pagi ialah 153, Larkin

(125), Kota Tinggi (118) dan Kemaman (103).

Jabatan Alam Sekitar (JAS) dalam satu kenyataan hari ini melaporkan 16

stesen lain mencatatkan bacaan IPU pada tahap baik dan 32 stesen pada tahap

sederhana.

IPU yang bermula daripada (0-50) adalah baik, (51-100) sederhana, (101-200)

tidak sihat, (201-300) sangat tidak sihat dan (301) berbahaya.

JAS melaporkan kebanyakan kawasan titik panas tertumpu di Sumatera Tengah,

Indonesia.

-- LAGI

JAS-IPU 2 (AKHIR) KUALA LUMPUR

"Ekoran cuaca panas dan kering, JAS menasihatkan orang ramai agar tidak

melakukan pembakaran terbuka," kata JAS.

Jika sabit kesalahan melakukan atau menyebabkan pembakaran terbuka boleh

dikenakan denda tidak lebih RM500,000 atau penjara selama tempoh tidak melebihi

lima tahun atau kedua-duanya sekali serta kompaun maksimun sebanyak RM2,000 juga

boleh dikenakan atas setiap kesalahan, katanya.

Menurut kenyataan itu lagi, negara kini mengalami musim monsun barat daya

bermula bulan ini dan dijangka berterusan sehingga September.

JAS akan terus mengawasi dengan rapi status kualiti udara di seluruh negara

mengikut tindakan yang digariskan dalam Pelan Tindakan Jerebu Kebangsaan dan

mengaktifkan Pelan Tindakan Mencegah Pembakaran Terbuka di semua negeri.

JAS juga mempertingkatkan penguatkuasaan ke atas pelepasan asap daripada

kenderaan bermotor dan industri

Sementara itu, orang ramai diminta bekerjasama untuk memadam kebakaran kecil

dan melaporkan kes pembakaran terbuka atau kebakaran kepada Jabatan Bomba dan

Penyelamat di talian 999 dan JAS di talian bebas tol 1-800-88-2727.

-- BERNAMA

MAMA LES SN

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  • Langkawi MP unrepentant, continues insults on late Karpal, says Facebook user The Malaysian Insider
    Langkawi MP unrepentant, continues insults on late Karpal, says Facebook user

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  • In funeral procession, thousands chant ‘Karpal Singh! Karpal Singh! Karpal Singh’ (VIDEO) The Malay Mail Online
    In funeral procession, thousands chant ‘Karpal Singh! Karpal Singh! Karpal Singh’ (VIDEO)

    GEORGE TOWN, April 20 — The streets of Penang’s historical city centre roared with the voices of thousands calling out the name of their state’s beloved son — Karpal Singh.  Elbows jostled with... …

  • Remains of Karpal’s aide to be flown back to India The Malaysian Insider
    Remains of Karpal’s aide to be flown back to India

    The remains of Karpal Singh’s personal aide Michael Cornelius, who died in Thursday's accident along with the Bukit Gelugor MP, will be flown back to India today, according to media reports. Prayers would be held for Michael, 39, at the Ipoh Hospital mortuary before his remains are transferred to the Kuala Lumpur International Airport, The... …