'Drinking water to C'Ballapur by 2014'

'Drinking water to C'Ballapur by 2014'

He was speaking after inaugurating the school building in shettigere village of the taluk on Sunday.

He further said that, survey procedure to get the water from Ettinahole in Sakaleshpur has been completed. Totally 8 thousand crores of amount is being spent on the project; which will also provide water for other districts. Under this project, chikkaballapur will get 5 tmc water. He assured that the drinking water problem will be solved by 2014.

Speaking about the irrigation projects, Moily said that, including irrigation expert Dr GS Paramashivaiah’s report, there is no opposition to any water related projects. But urged that providing water to the people and solving the water related problems must be the primary aim of the project.

Legislator, K P Bachegouda expressed his concern over reducing ground water level. He told that if the problem is not solved now, there will be sever problems in store for the farmers. So, developing and rejuvenating the tanks and ground water level is the need of the hour and immediate measures should be taken to solve this” he told.

Uniforms were distributed for the students during the function. Special achievers in the university level were also felicitated.

Zilla Panchayat Vice President B Savitramma, member Anita Raveendra Reddy, Taluk Panchayat President Manjula and others were present.