Hyderabad: Telangana has added one other feather to its cap by becoming a member of a handful of states throughout the nation to provide water connectivity to all authorities schools and Anganwadis within the state.
Earlier, the union authorities declared that Telangana was the primary state to provide 100 per cent faucet water connections to households.
The authorities launched the Pipeline Drinking Water Program (PDWP), holding in thoughts the necessity to clear fingers extra usually to keep away from college students getting sick from polluted waters and the COVID-19 pandemic.
Telangana was among the group of 5 different states—Andhra Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Goa, Haryana and Tamil Nadu, who supplied faucet water in all schools and Anganwadis Schools inside the stipulated time.
Last yr on the event of the Gandhi Jayanti, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had applied a 100-day plan to provide faucet connections to all schools and Anganwadi facilities throughout the nation beneath the ministry of Jal Shakti.
Panchayat raj and rural improvement minister Errabelli Dayakar Rao expressed happiness over the popularity given to the state and the state has obtained many awards previously beneath Mission Bhagiratha. He credited chief minister Ok Chandrashekhar Rao and municipal administration minister KT Rama Rao.
“Telangana made history as the only State to provide cent percent tap connections, providing fluoride-free drinking water to every household in the State. It was possible only due to the idea, foresight, initiative, and courage of Chandrashekhar Rao,” Dayakar Rao mentioned.
Dayakar Rao appealed the Union authorities to provide monetary help for tasks like Mission Bhagiratha, as well as to the popularity given to the state’s efforts.