KANCHANPUR, Dec 4: The Amarpur Kaluwapur Drinking Water Project at Jhalari Pipaladi Municipality – 11 of Kanchanpur is nearing completion.
The project was started in 2067 BS at a cost of Rs 50 million from Amarpur Kaluwapur Drinking Water Sanitation Consumers' Committee. The project stalled in the mid way due to lack of budget but now is in full swing.
Committee Treasurer, Tek Bahadur Bhandari, said the construction of a water tank at a cost of more than Rs 10 million is in final stages while the task of setting up water wells have been completed.
The task of installation of 1300 meter long pipeline at Amarpur and Dulaina among other areas has been completed, according to Bhandari. "The placement of five km pipeline at Kaluwapur area will be completed this year," he said. Around 1400 consumers will benefit once the project starts operation. RSS