The Ministry of Water Resources and Meteorology along with Banteay Meanchey provincial officials have completed a man-made canal linking the Ang Trapeang Thmor reservoir to the Sreng river in Oddar Meanchey province.
Banteay Meanchey provincial Governor Suon Bava yesterday said the canal is about 11 kilometres long and the water in the reservoir will be used to help alleviate shortages during the dry season.
“This reservoir is very important to residents and animals,” Mr Bava said. “Now they can save some water.”
Full story in Tuesday’s paper