Meeting Discusses Drinking Water, Sewerage Issues
SARGODHA, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 13th Jan, 2019 ) ::Commissioner Mehmood Hassan chaired a meeting here to discuss clean drinking water and sewerage issues in the city.
Officials of Municipal Corporation and Public Health Engineering gave briefing to the commissioner.
Also, Rs 70 million would be spent in financial year 2018-19, the officials said.
The meeting was told that the existing sewerage system has the capacity of draining out 51 cusecs of sewage and city populated areas were releasing 124 cusecs of sewage currently.
The officials said that sewerage system would be improved by 2021 and drainage of more than 44 cusecs of sewage would be possible.
A plan is under discussion in collaboration with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for provision of clean drinking water, improvement in the sewerage system and installation of new pipelines, added the officials.