Press Reporter News Service
Mohali, December 24
As a New Yr present, residents of the town will get 20 MGD of uninterrupted water provide day by day from the Kajauli waterworks from subsequent yr.
This was said by Mohali MLA and former Well being Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu who visited the water remedy plant at Shihpur (Kharar) on Friday. Mayor Amarjit Singh Jeeti Sidhu, Senior Deputy Mayor Amrik Singh Somal and Deputy Mayor Kuljit Singh Bedi had been additionally current.
Sidhu sought full info from the officers involved concerning the plant. He stated this was an enormous venture for the town and by efficiently finishing it, he had fulfilled one other promise made to the folks of Mohali.
Sidhu stated after the graduation of electrical energy connection within the subsequent one week, the folks of Mohali can be equipped 20 MGD of potable water day by day. He stated this was an incredible New Yr present for the folks of the town and the venture would be certain that there can be no scarcity of potable water in Mohali for the following 20 years.
He stated Rs200 crore had been spent on the laying of pipelines from Kajauli to Mohali whereas Rs95 lakh was spent on the development of the water-treatment plant alone. He stated a 23-km pipeline had been laid below this venture. The Rs300-crore venture was essential to him and he was very blissful and happy with its completion as we speak.
Sidhu stated 20 MGD of water provide would cut back the dependence of the town on tubewells and would additionally assist in conserving groundwater. He stated the folks of Mohali wouldn’t need to face any water disaster within the coming summer season and the Kajauli water provide community can be laid throughout Mohali.
It could be recalled right here that Deputy Mayor Kuljit Singh Bedi had filed a case within the Excessive Courtroom with regard to water scarcity in Mohali.
The MLA introduced that Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi would inaugurate the plant. “As quickly as we get the ability connection, testing will begin and within the New Yr, we’ll begin working the water-treatment plant,” he stated.
Jeeti Sidhu stated with the enlargement of the town, Mohali wanted extra water and now with the day by day provide of 20 MGD of extra water, Mohali wouldn’t need to face water shortage for a few years to return. The credit score for this venture goes to the MLA who had labored tirelessly for its completion.