Water situation: Northerners advised to expect disruptions

Update: 12:21PM WATER supply to certain areas of Labasa will be disrupted from tonight.

The Water Authority of Fiji has advised residents to store water for their immediate needs during this period.

Residents in Labasa Town, Wasavulu, Nawala, Naqai, Naodamu, Nacula, Namara, Wailevu, Rara, Lajonia, Naseakula, Siberia, FSC, Vulovi, Vunivau, Vatunibale, and Bulileka areas would be affected with low or intermittent supply.

“This planned disruption is for the installation of a Tee for proposed development works, installation of a Khrone Master Metre and change of a defective line valve,” WAF stated.

Full restoration of water supply will begin gradually from 4am tomorrow.

Customers are advised that water carts will be on standby to service the affected areas as and when the need arises.