Mangaluru, Nov 18: The Karnataka Urban Water Supply and Drainage Board has given administrative approval of Rs 280 crore for providing and laying water distribution feeder mains to 25 villages of Mangaluru city constituency from 72 MLD capacity water treatment plant at Kairangala.
Congress MLA U T Khader, who represents Mangaluru city constituency told media persons that first phase comprehensive drinking water project has been halfway through. It is expected to be completed by October 2021.
“The project is expected to meet the demand of water for 30 years. It will also meet demand of water of four villages in Bantwal taluk, 21 villages of Mangaluru taluk – all under the limits of Mangaluru city constituency,” he said.