|It is the seventh time the pipeline has broken since it was put into operation in 1997. — Photo dantri
HA NOI (VNS) — Around 70,000 households in Ha Noi are living without fresh water after the water pipe from the Da river to the capital city broke again on Tuesday.
It is the seventh time the pipeline has broken since it was put into operation in 1997.
Director General of the Vinaconex Clean Water JSC Nguyen Van Ton said the pipe broke on Tuesday's night in Thach That district, however, he could not confirm the cause of the breakage.
Local people in Ha Dong, Thanh Xuan, Hoang Mai, Tu Liem, Dong Da and Cau Giay were expected to have access to water again yesterday. — VNS