CWASA steps to ensure non-stop water supply in Ramadan

Published : 22 Mar 2023 10:08 PM

Chattogram Water and Sewerage Authority (CWASA) has taken various steps to ensure uninterrupted water supply to the city dwellers during the holy month of Ramadan.

CWASA covers only 160 square kilometers of the city, supplying water to the inhabitants properly.

CWASA has already open four control rooms in different areas in the city, formed several vigilance teams and supplies free water in different slum areas in the city. Chattogram WASA produces 50 crore litres of water per day against the daily demand of 41 crore litres which is too sufficient in meeting the growing demands of nearly 65 lakh city dwellers for domestic, commercial and industrial consumption.

CWASA Managing Director Engineer AKM Fazlullah said the water production has reduced at least four crore litres due to increasing salty water at the source point of the water production area. Rationing system in different slum areas due to reducing four crore litres of water production.

He said that they have formed four vigilance teams to monitor different establishments of the CWASA during the month of Ramadan. The vigilance teams have continued work and visited different slum areas to mitigate the sufferings of the people. Our teams ready to provide immediate solutions to the water supply problems at any place including the mosque.