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January 17, 2013

Photo of the week – 17 January

Filed under: Gravity fed,Photo of the week,Urban,Water Supply — nepalwash @ 9:00 am

Community members removing HDP pipe from "Ferro Cement Tank". The reservoir tank (20 thousand liters capacity) is under construction. It will serve 50 households at Nala, Ugrachandi VDC in Kavre district. This is one out of three rehabilitation works of water supply schemes on-going. The schemes will serve around 120 households in accessing safe drinking. Earlier the drinking water project supported by WaterAid twenty years ago in the village is still functioning however required rehabilitation to address increased population. The rehabilitation work funded by HSBC Water Programme is ongoing in coordination with a NGO working for integrated urban development - CIUD. The rehabilitation of three water scheme is expected to complete within FY 12/13.

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