CDA’s Water Supply Department increased number of tube wells in Islamabad


ISLAMABAD /DNA/ – The Capital Development Authority Water Supply Department has further improved the water supply system in Islamabad with the increase the number of tube wells.

It is to be noted that CDA Water Supply Department has 170 tube wells in various sectors in their proper condition to supply water to the city of Islamabad, in which 5 new tube wells have been added and 9 tube wells have been repaired. It is expected that four to five more tube wells in different sectors will be added to the system next month.

In this regard, water is being supplied to the citizens of Islamabad under a comprehensive plan and strategy

In addition, on the special directions of the CDA administration, the concerned staff of the water supply department is performing their duties efficiently at different times so that the citizens do not face water difficulties.

In addition, the supply of water to the citizens in Sector I-8, I-9 and adjoining sub-sectors of Islamabad depends on tube wells for which the concerned staff of Water Supply Department is deployed round the clock in these sectors at different times.

Meanwhile, the demand for tankers in Islamabad has also come down significantly due to the operation of tube wells, in past to measures where the CDA used to receive more than 400 complaints a day, but now the system is improving, the number of complaints has been reduced to 150 per day. In addition, the number of tankers and staff has been reduced from 25 to 10 to ensure full water supply in the city and to address the grievances of the citizens.  Who are on standby 24 hours a day

Staff of Water Supply Department is repairing old, dilapidated and damaged water supply lines in some sectors of Islamabad which are repairable and restoring water supply and also eliminating all small and big complaints of water leakage.  Similarly, new and modern pipelines for water supply are being laid underground

In addition, the CDA administration has urged the citizens to refrain from reckless use of water so that more water can be used by the citizens as well as to prevent the citizens from getting deeply bored the CDA administration has done this to the citizens. In this regard, if a citizen receives a complaint of deep boring, the administration will also take strict legal action against that person.

The CDA administration is also launching a survey of all private and government houses and commercial buildings in Islamabad in connection with water supply issues so that water pressure and connections can be re-checked everywhere to find out where the water problem is.  The relevant department has also formed special teams.