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Potable Water

Water that a human is able to drink safely. Lack of potable water in some areas is a major impediment to economic development.
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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 Program.
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.

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