After a Facebook video was uploaded showing sewage being pumped from pipes from a hotel in Mellieħa into the sea, Newsbook.com.mt was informed that corrective actions are being taken to remedy the situation.
Newsbook.com.mt discussed the situation with Mellieħa’s Mayor, Dario Vella, who explained that when this type of report is received, it is forwarded to the authorities concerned as soon as possible. Vella stated that there are procedures which assure that the correct fines and disciplinary actions are taken.
In the meanwhile, a spokesperson for the Corporation for Water Services told Newsbook.com.mt that third persons are responsible for this incident, not the Corporation’s network system. Additionally, the spokesperson has confirmed that the Corporation is being led to believe that the necessary actions are being taken.