Assignment Name : Preparation of Detailed Project Reports with Detailed Engineering and Bid Documents for Multi Village Rural Water Supply for Prakasam and Guntur Districts, Andhra Pradesh, India.
Location : Trichy ,India
Client: Andhra Pradesh Drinking Water Supply Corporation (APDWSC).
Andhra Pradesh is 8th largest state in India. The state consists of 13 districts, 12,918 Gram panchayats, 662 mandals. The area of the state is 160205km² and number of households are about 90.00lakhs.
In Andhra Pradesh state, there are 48,363 habitations with a population of 365.35 lakhs .Out of the 48363 habitations, about 17208 habitations are not covered by piped water supply schemes, i.e., they are covered by only Hand Pumps and other spot sources.
|Multi Village Schemes||:||561|
|Single Village Schemes||:||25550|
|Direct Pumping Schemes||:||11773|
The AP State Government has taken a decision to solve drinking water problem permanently by providing 70 LPCD to every habitation with 100% house connections. To achieve this, huge amounts of funds are required and the projects have to be taken up on large scale on time bound basis. Hence, the Government of Andhra Pradesh have formed Andhra Pradesh Drinking Water Supply Corporation (APDWSC) to supply 70LPCD of drinking water to each household with full infrastructure and 100%house service connections in each habitation by supply Bulk Water to Gram panchayats.