WATER BULLETIN ON 22.02.2016
WORLD WATER DAY CELEBRATED BY HMWSSB:
The Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board(HMWSSB) celebrated the World Water Day on 22.03.2016 by organizing various programmes.
- The HMWSSB in association with the Institution Of Engineers(India) AP&Telangana Centers and Indian Water Works Association, Hyderabad Chapter organized a lecture on the theme “Water & Jobs”. Dr.B.Janardhan Reddy, IAS, Commissioner, GHMC & Managing Director, HMWSSB was the Chief Guest. Sri.G.Rameshwar Rao, Director(Operations), HMWSSB was also present in the function. Speaking on the occasion, the Managing Director stressed upon the need for conservation and effective utilization of water particularly in the wake of depleting ground water levels and drying up of drinking water resources due to failure of monsoons. He called upon the Engineers(Working and retired) to send this message particularly in schools, colleges and public.
- The HMWSSB, Walk for Water and Samskriti, NGOs jointly organized the event of “Human Chain” near Vishweshwarayya Junction, Khairatabad and also took pledge for conserving water and using water wisely as part of World Water Day celebrations. The event was led By Dr.P.S.Suryanarayana, Director(Revenue)/FAC Director (Technical & P&A).
- The officers and staff of all Division Offices of HMWSSB took the water pledge and also administered the oath amongst children in various schools in GHMC areas.