Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone for Manipur Water Supply Project by means of video conferencing today.
The Centre had offered funds under Jal Jeevan Mission to Manipur for freshwater family faucet connections (FHTCs) to cowl 1,185 habitations with 1, 42,749 households.
The Manipur Water Supply project, an externally funded project, was designed to present FHTCs to remaining households within the Greater Imphal Planning space, 25 cities, and for 1,731 rural habitations overlaying 2,80,756 households in 16 districts of Manipur.
The project is an important element of the efforts of the state authorities to obtain the purpose of ‘Har Ghar Jal’ by 2024. The project outlay is about Rs 3054.58 crores with a mortgage element funded by the New Development Bank.
Manipur Governor Najma Heptulla, Chief Minister N Biren Singh, and his cupboard colleagues, MPs, and MLAs are expected to be part of this system from Imphal.
The Central authorities had initiated the Jal Jeevan Mission to present protected and sufficient amount of consuming water to each rural family of the nation by 2024 with the motto Har Ghar Jal.
The programme additionally implements source sustainability measures as necessary parts, reminiscent of recharge and reuse by means of greywater administration, water conservation, rainwater harvesting.