Keeping in view the importance of safe drinking water
, PHE department had established eight water quality monitoring laboratories in divisional headquarters across the province.
The PSA said households located in urban areas are more likely to have drinking water
that is free from contamination of E.
He noted that a new project of the World Bank aimed at supporting access to safe drinking water
in remote regions of Tajikistan would be launched soon.
"In addition, the first stage of providing clean drinking water
in 25 villages has been completed under the support of World Bank, the second stage is being implemented in 16 villages.
Despite this, these are not fulfilling the drinking water
needs of people in Hyderabad.
Mubina Agboatwalla, for the third consecutive year leading up to World Water Day, to raise awareness about the clean drinking water
crisis and help save lives through the P and G Children's Safe Drinking Water
Also, high quality drinking water
is constantly needed for optimal growth, production and effective utilization of feed.
The project was financed with a $2.4 million loan from the Drinking Water
State Revolving Fund as well as $900,000 in loans from commercial lenders and a $600,000 grant from the Drinking Water
and Groundwater Trust Fund.
In its programme, the PPP says that if it forms a government: 'We recognise safe drinking water
and decent sanitation as basic human rights and will work towards formulating appropriate legislation and policies.'
This partnership stems from PandG's commitment to the provision of clean drinking water
for communities in need which is in line with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal # 6 - to ensure access to water and sanitation for all.
Access to tap water is very low in rural areas A- 13 per cent as compared to 43 per cent in urban areas of the Punjab and quality of drinking water
remains substandard as the major sources are hand pumps and turbines supplying contaminated or brackish water to local populations.