AP Government to develop water grid in three phases

Vastavam web: The Andhra Pradesh government will develop a water grid in three phases to supply safe drinking water to the people across the state, Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy announced on Friday. At a review meeting, the Chief Minister directed the officials from Andhra Pradesh Drinking Water Supply Corporation (APDWSC) to expedite works to implement the water grid scheme in three phases and ensure that clean drinking water is supplied to people. He wanted the first phase to cover Srikakulam, East Godavari, West Godavari and Prakasam districts. He asked officials to ensure that the Uddanam water project cover the entire district of Srikakulam.

The second phase of water grid will cover Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam districts and Rayalaseema region. Krishna, Guntur and Nellore districts will be covered in the third phase of the programme.