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GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

Ministry of Urban Development

 

RAJYA SABHA

STARRED QUESTION NO 207

TO BE ANSWERED ON MARCH 13, 2008 

Central Assistance for Drinking Water in Cities.

207.

SHRI RAJEEV CHANDRASEKHAR

Will the Minister of URBAN DEVELOPMENT be pleased to state:-

(a) whether there is a proposal under consideration of Government to provide assistance to ten cities in the country which would undertake to provide drinking water to the population throughout the day and all the seven days in the week, i.e. on 24x7 basis;

(b) if so, the names of cities where such projects are proposed to be undertaken and the basis on which Central assistance is to be provided; and

(c) by when the projects are likely to be completed?

 

ANSWER

MINISTER OF URBAN DEVELOPMENT
( SHRI S. JAIPAL REDDY )

(a)to(c): A Statement is laid on the Table of the Sabha.

STATEMENT

STATEMENT REFERRED TO IN REPLY TO RAJYA SABHA STARRED QUESTION NO. 207 FOR 13.03.2008 REGARDING CENTRAL ASSISTANCE FOR DRINKING WATER IN CITIES. 

(a)to(c):   There is no such specific proposal for any group  of ten  cities.  However, the Central Government has sanctioned  44 water supply projects in the country at a total approved cost of Rs.3832.14  crore under Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban  Renewal Mission  with the objective of providing continuous water supply (24x7) in the  areas covered by projects.  List of these projects along  with  names  of cities and target date of  completion  is annexed.

ANNEXURE
   
            PROPOSED WATER SUPPLY PROJECTS DESIGNED AS CONTINUOUS SYSTEMS (24X7) APPROVED UNDER JNNURM
(As on 10.03.2008)
Sl.
No.
City
Project Name
Approved Cost (Rs. In Lakh)
Date of Approval
Date of completion 

1.
Hyderabad
Providing Inlet and Outlet Mains (Water  supply  Trunk Mains)  of North and South Musi river
 
23222.00
28/01/2008
28.01.2010
2.
Vijayawada

Providing     Water       Supply

facilities in unserved areas

3548.00
27/03/2006
June, 08
3.
Vishakhapatnam

Providing     water       supply   distribution  system to Gajuwaka area of GVMC (Phase II)

4600.00
07/09/2007
March, 09
4.
Vishakhapatnam

Augmentation  of Drinking  Water  Supply  to  the   32  peripheral areas of GVMC

24074.00
28/12/2007
Dec., 10
5.
Chandigarh

Up-gradation   of water  supply

infrastructures    for    proper monitoring  and automation  with remote computerized surveillance system to 24x7 water supply

2026.00
25/08/2006
Dec., 08
6.
Surat

Water  Supply  Project for  Vesu

Urban  Settlement of Surat Urban Development Authority

1919.00
10/05/2006
Jan., 08
7.
Surat

Water   Supply     Project   for

Pl-Planpur Area

995.00
10/05/2006
March, 08
8.
Srinagar

Water  Supply scheme for Tangnar

(Srinagar)

14837.00
23/11/2007.
23.11.2010
9.
Bangalore

Bulk  flow  metering system  for

Bangalore  water    transmission network

1531.00
08/12/2006
Dec., 08
10.
Mysore

Remodelling   of   Water  Supply

Distribution  Network for Mysore city

19454.00
August 2010
11.
Cochin

Water  Supply  System  to  Kochi

Part I

20117.00
22/02/2007
To be   completed    within the   Mission Period              (2005-2012)
12.
Thiruvananthapuram

Improvement of Water Supply

8716.00
26/03/2007
To be   completed   within the  Mission Period              (2005-2012)
13.
Bhopal

Water  Supply  to  Gas  affected

areas

1418.00
21/03/2006
March, 08
14.
Nagpur

Expansion  and   upgradation  of

water     supply    distribution  network in Nagpur city

3793.00
21/03/2006
May, 09
15.
Napur

Water Sector (Leak Detection)

329.77
21/03/2006
Dec., 08
16.
Nagpur

Water Audit Project

2500.00
21/03/2006
April, 10
17.
Nanded

Improvement of water supply in North Nanded

9087.00
31/07/2006
Oct., 08
18.
Nanded

Water Supply for Nanded (South)

4945.00
25/08/2006
Oct., 08
19.
Nashik

Ongoing works of water supply projects

5052.00
10/11/2006
Dec., 09
20.
Ajmer-Pushkar

Water Supply Distribution for Ajmer – Pushkar

16642.00
28/12/2007
Dec., 11
21.
Chennai

Improvements to water Supply system in Chennai

32200.00
24/11/2006
Dec., 09
22.
Chennai

Providing water supply and sewerage system infrastructure along IT corridor in Chennai (7 packages)

4177.00
22/12/2006
April, 08
23.
Chennai

Improvement of water supply to Porur Town Panchayat

1235.79
18/05/2007
May, 08
24.
Chennai

Improvement of water supply to Maduravoil

2330.00
20/07/2007
Oct., 08
25.
Chennai

Comprehensive Water supply scheme for Avadi Municipality

10384.00

26/10/2007
March,10
26.
Chennai

Ullagaram         Puzhuthivakkam     Comprehensive Water Supply Scheme

10384.00
26/10/2007
March, 10
27.
Chennai

Nerkundram Village Panchayat Improvement of Water Supply

1917.00
18/01/2008
Nov., 09
28.
Madurai

Water supply to Madurai Corporation Improvement works & System Improvement (Phase-I and Phase-II)

5931.60
14/07/2006
Jan., 09
29.
Madurai
Thirupparankundram  municipality DPR  for  combined water  supply scheme    to     Thiruppakundram                       municipality  and    Harveypatty Town Panchayat

969.57
08/01/2007
Nov., 08
30.
Madurai
Anaiyur   municipality   DPR  on  water supply scheme to Anaiyr municpality
788.00
05/03/2007
To be completed within the Mission Period (2005-2012)
31.
Allahabad
Water supply Component of Allahabad city
8969.00
06/08/2007
To be completed within the Mission period (2005-2012)
32.
Kanpur
Water Supply scheme for inner old area of Kanpur city Vol I and II
27094.89
26/10/2007
To be completed within the Mission period (2005-2012)
33.
Lucknow
Water Supply Works of Lucknow (Phase I Part I Vol. I to V)
38861.00
07/09/2007
Sept., 10
34.
Meerut
Water Supply for Meerut City
27301.00
11/01/2009
Jan., 10
35.
Haridwar
Water Supply reorganisation scheme (Part I) (Zone A and B)
4784.43
28/01/2008
Jan., 11
36.
Asanol

7   MGD   WTP    together   with

reservoir,  distribution  system and other allied works
2878.00
28/06/2006
March,08
37.
Asanol

42  MLD Water Supply Project  in  Raniganj  under Asansol  Urban Area, West Bengal

3627.00
25/10/2006
Oct.,09

38.
Asanol

22.7 MLD Water Supply Project in Jamurai under Asanol Urban Area, West Bengal

1453.00
25/10/2006
Oct., 09

39.
Asanol

Water  Supply Scheme for Asansol

Municipal Corporation

8982.96
22/02/2007
To be completed within the Mission period (2005-2012)

40.        Kolkata               Water supply scheme for baruipur      951.86           22/02/2007      Sept., 09
                                            Municipality
41.        Kolkata               Water  Supply  Scheme for  added     9068.91        18/05/2007      Nov., 10
                                            areas   of    Howrah   Municipal
                                            Corporation
42.        Kolkata               Development  and  Management    2606.62           28/12/2007      Sept., 09
                                            Of Water Supply and Sewerage System
                                            at  Sector V under Naba  Diganta
                                            Industrial Township Authority
43.        Kolkata               24x7  water  supply  scheme  for        2521.87           08/02/2008      Feb., 10
                                            Chandannagore          Municipal
                                            corporation I
44.        Kolkata               Water Supply for Barrackpore and    12950.88        11/01/2008      March, 11
                                            North Barrackpore Municipal Area
                                            kolkata
                                            Total (Rs in lakhs)                                     383214.15