Over VND3 billion to invest in flood water drainage system in Thi Nai Lagoon

The Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee Tran Chau has approved a budget plan worth VND3.25 billion for the flood water drainage system planning in Thi Nai Lagoon in the first period.

According to Vice Chairman of the Tuy Phuoc district People's Committee Tran Ky Quang, Tuy Phuoc is located adjacent to the Thi Nai Lagoon. The complicated weather conditions in recent years has seriously affected agricultural production.

In the 2016-2017 winter-spring crop, due to impact of floods, whole of the district was flooded, causing heavy damage to around 680 hectares of rice.

The flood water drainage system planning in Thi Nai Lagoon will help local authorities get more active in coping with natural disaster and floods, ensuring the safety of agricultural production.

N. Han

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