YB Dato’ Salahuddin Ayub, Minister of Agriculture and Agro-Based Industry Program to the PPK MADA H-II Headquarters, Jerlun Padang Lalang Village, Sematang Kerpan Village, Distance Village, Wang Bintong and Jejawi Perlis. This work visit program is to explore the effects of the drought that has hit the states of Kedah and Perlis.


The Ministry of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry has made preparations in collaboration with the Ministry of Energy, Science, Technology, Environment and Climate Change to undertake cloud seeding to meet the drought. However, it all depends on cloud and weather factors.


YB. Dato’ Salahuddin Ayub, Minister of Agriculture and Agro-based Industry said that the level of the Pedu Dam reservoir was in critical condition. His comments at a press conference this afternoon in conjunction with the Work Visit Program to explore the effects of the drought have hit the states of Kedah and Perlis.