SIWISofa: Mission Bhagiratha: Providing Clean Drinking Water across Rural Telangana

Tuesday 29 August | 09.00-09.30 | Room: Exhibition Hall

A discussion with Honorable Minister Mr. K Taraka Rama Rao, Minister for Municipal Administration & Urban Development from Telangana State India and Mr. M. Dana Kishore, Managing Director, Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board, India about Mission Bhagiratha. This ambitious project, when fully implemented, will supply safe drinking water to every house for the entire Telangana State's tribal hamlets, villages, towns and municipalities. It will also contribute to the advancement of the sustainable development goals by providing basic necessities to help improve maternal and infant mortality, nutrition, sanitation, education and other needs of the society. Mission Bhagiratha was conceived by Honorable Chief Minister Mr. K. Chandrashekar Rao of Telangana State, and Honorable Prime Minister of India Mr. Narendra Modi inaugurated the project one year ago.