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Water levels at Singapore's main water source fall to new historic low

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 16:34

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Water levels in the Linggiu reservoir in Johor - which supplies half of Singapore's water needs - have fallen to a new historic low of 36.9 per cent.

[SINGAPORE] Water levels in the Linggiu reservoir in Johor - which supplies half of Singapore's water needs - have fallen to a new historic low of 36.9 per cent.

This is even below the lowest water level recorded of 41 per cent last October. Dry weather has caused the water levels to fall from 80 per cent at the start of 2015 to current levels, said Minister for the Environment and Water Resources Masagos Zulkifli on Tuesday about the reservoir in Malaysia.

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