Mission Bhagiratha: Drinking water to all villages by 15 August

By PTI Published on Aug 01, 2018 10:51 AM IST

Hyderabad: Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao today instructed officials to make necessary arrangements to supply clean drinking water to all villages in the state under the Misson Bhagiratha scheme by August 15 and to all households by the Deepavali festival.

Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao, who gave these instructions during a meeting with ministers and officials, said a major portion of works under the scheme has been completed, a release from his office said.

The Chief Minister said the other works should be completed on a war footing to meet the time schedule, it said. The Mission Bhagiratha scheme envisages supplying safe drinking water to all households.