HA NOI (VNS) — Ha Noi Irrigation Works Department told irrigation companies to dredge and clean up rivers, lakes and other streams to supply water for agricultural production and flood prevention during this storm season.
The department has asked five irrigation enterprises to prepare machines to do the job.
The department will also inspect irrigation facilities in Me Linh, Phuc Tho and Phu Xuyen districts that have been encroached on by local people.
Ha Noi has 15 irrigation facilities, including 96 reservoirs and about 1,920 pump stations. In addition to being degraded after a long time of use, they have been seriously encroached on. — VNS