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One killed, 3 injured as water tank collapse in Langtang South


By Francis Nansak

One person has been reported deed as three others sustained varying degrees of injuries at the site of a newly constructed Dam treatment plant at Mabudi in Langtang South , Plateau State.

According to pundits, the tank at the newly constructed Dam,which was also undergoing a test run was hurriedly constructed without adherence to standard.

” It is an unfortunate development,which has almost defeated the aim of it construction.

” I felt for the victims and the huge sum of money that was used for the construction,my wonders is on whether the materials were up to standard? Which I’m in doubt of as it will definitely demand to be reconstructed with standard steels to be able to sustain the weight of the tank and the volumes of water.

However, the former Minister of Youth and Sport Development, Barrister Solomon Dalung, in a swift reaction to the incident,has reach out to the people in the community,as he sympathies with the families of those that were affected .

Solomon Dalung who said to be the brain behind the construction of the Dam with the sole aim of ensuring the availability of portable drinking water to his people,has reached out to the Minister of Water Resources,with a view to reconstructing the collapse water tank immediately.

METRO DAILY NIGERIA further gathered that the collapse water tank was installed at the completion of the Dam to serve the treatment plant.

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A cheering development for the people of Mabudi town of Langtang south was started in 2020 and completed the year

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