-FOR THIS YEAR ONLY, THE GOVERNMENT HAD SPEND RM17 MILLION TO PROVIDE ELECTRICITY SUPPLY FOR THE PEOPLE IN SANTUBONG-
|Junaidi (centre) with Sariee (his right) and Derahman (his left) at the handing over of the electricty contract document earlier today|
Ninety-three (93) percent of the households in the Santubong Parliamentary constituency will be supplied with electricity by the end of next year.
Member of Parliament for Santubong Datuk Dr Haji Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar revealed this to reporters adding that presently 83 per cent of his areas are covered with electricty supply.
"For this year only, the Government had spend RM17 million to provide the electricity supply for the people of Santubong and for Kampung Sungai Batu in Santubong here the cost is RM1.3 million ringgit."
Junaidi, who is also the Deputy Speaker of Parliament that the Electricity project in that village will be completed in July, this year and would provede electricity for 128 houses in that village.
On another matter, Junaidi disclosed that he would proposed the Kampung Sungai Batu which was established in the 1930's to be given the "Kampung Traditional" status that would enabled the village to enjoy potrher preveledges such community hall and other facilities.
He earlier attended the "Ju berkebun" program which were also attended by PBB Pantai Damai deputy chief Derahman Jeladin and the program's organising chairman Sariee Mat.