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Tuesday, 22-August-2017

WATER TO WATER SCARCE

Water scarce areas in Jharkhand will be supplied with piped water in a new Rs 4,000 crore project

In view of the water scarcity in the Palamau and Garhwa areas of Jharkhand, the Chief Minister of the state Raghubar Das has decided to supply water to these areas through pipes. The Chief Minister announced, “Water would soon be supplied to Palamau and Garhwa through pipeline from Sone River.”

Foundation stone of the Rs 4,000 crore project would be laid in May, and people there would not have any problem for drinking water and irrigation. By 2021-22, water would be supplied through pipe-line throughout the state, Raghubar Das said while addressing a programme at Nagar Untari, Garhwa district.