The 3,000-metre long bank protection project along the Mekong River which started six months ago is now completed.

Tboung Khmum Provincial Committee for Disaster Management Permanent Secretary Chhin Chanty said that the geotextile bags have been laid in two rows along the Mekong River bank as a reinforcement measure and from the bank collapsing.

Tboung Khmum Department of Water Resource director Sok Mengleng said there are three types of geotextile bags that are placed along the Mekong River– 2.1 metres, 2.12 metres and 2.8 metres –  are of good quality and are also being used in the Kandal and Kampong Cham provinces.

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