PHE Minister for regular water supply during Ramadhan
SRINAGAR: To meet requirement of water supply in the area, the government will construct Water Supply Scheme at Chinar Colony Kawoosa at a cost of Rs 6.54 crore under NABARD.
Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control, Sham Lal Choudhary said this during the inspection of Water Supply Schemes (WSS) of Beerwah Constituency. During the visit, he inspected Water Supply Schemes of Gagerpora and Magam and took stock of their functioning.
He also said that with the completion of the scheme over 12000 souls of 4 villages of the area get benefitted directly besides water supply in the other villages of the area would also be augmented.
He also directed the PHE authorities for ensuring adequate supply of potable water to people of the State during the Holy Month of Ramadhan.
Interacting with the people at GagerporaNarbal, the Minister said that the Government is aware about the hardships being confronted to them on account of availability of potable water.
Directing the concerned for starting the work on the scheme, the Minister set 4-month target to complete the Scheme. He also asked the concerned to press into tanker service to provide water supply to people of area till the scheme is completed.