'Drinking water from J'madagu dam by 2010

'Drinking water from J'madagu dam by 2010

Jakkalmadagu dam is one of the important source of drinking water to the Chikkaballapur city. Pasha said that by April 2010 water supply would be once again restored from the dam. The dam is expected to supply enough water for next 30 years, said Pasha who said that Rs 59 crore was the estimated cost of renovation works.

Dam’s renovations works, heightening of the walls and desilting has been awarded to Karnataka Urban Water Supply and Sewage Board, expressed Pasha who termed quality of work done by Board as standard.

The officials responsible for the work have been warned against poor quality of work, Pasha expressed.

Nearly, 60 per cent of the renovation work has been completed, expressed Pasha who said that 90 per cent of the pipe laying work for supply drinking water to the City had also been completed. There are chances of tenders being called in the near future for the construction of Pump House, noted DC  who said that works on the pump house will begin in December. He also inspected the works of the water treatment plant.

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