193 villages in Belagavi district to get water purification centers
Pure drinking water will be supplied to villages having less than 500 population & effected by drought. A total of 193 villages will have water purification plant installed at their respective village. The villagers will get 10 liters of water at the cost of Re. 1. Earlier the government used to concentrate on water problems faced by villages having more than 500 population. But, the government has changed its view & now it will be concentrating on the villages having total population of 500 or less.
Recently people are severally effected by Gastro, Cholera. So, for the safety of the people in such villages the government will make available pure drinking water at minimal cost. Also, the government has sanctioned about 193 water purification unit in the current year. 146 water purification unit will be installed in the Belagavi zone & 47 in Chikkodi.