Rural Water Supply

PROFILE

Role and Functionality of Dept

There are 3 Revenue Divisions with Head Quarters at Ongole, Kandukur, Markapur. The District consists of 56 Revenue Mandals and 56 Rural Mandal Parishads, 1028 Gram Panchayats exist in the District.

There is one Municipal Corporation i.e., Ongole as well as 3 Municipalities Chirala, Kandukur and Markapur and 4 Nagara Panchayatis Giddalur, Kanigiri, Chimakurthy and Addanki

The Department of Rural Water Supply and Sanitation is vested with the responsibility to provide infrastructure facilities to supply safe drinking water and sanitation in the rural areas. For supply of drinking water in the rural areas spread over 2339 habitations Government has created 24,439 hand pumps, 2117 PWS/MPWS Schemes and 52 CPWS Schemes. The CPWS schemes are designed to cater the drinking water needs of 1198 habitations with a population of 17.20 Lakhs.

Drinking water status in the habitations as on 01.04.2019 in the District

Total Habs NSS PC1 PC2 PC3 PC4 FC
2339 14 321 219 476 498 711
  • NSS : No Safe Source (Quality Effected)
  • PC1 : Partially Covered with 0.01 – 13.75 LPCD Supply
  • PC2 : Partially Covered with 13.76 – 27.5 LPCD Supply
  • PC3 : Partially Covered with 27.51 – 41.25 LPCD Supply
  • PC4 : Partially Covered with 41.26 – 54.99 LPCD Supply
  • FC : Supply of 55 LPCD and above

SCHEMES/ACTIVITIES/ACTION PLAN

Works on Hand
Programme No of works Balance Est. cost as on 01-04-19 Expenditure During the Year 2019-20 Stage of work C Stage of work P Stage of work NS Target Habs for the year 19-20 Target Target Habs for the year 19-20 Target up to Aug-19 Target Habs for the year 19-20 Achieved
NABARD (MVS) 1 500.00 0.00 0 1 0 5 0 0
NABARD (SVS) 30 1008.31 0.00 15 12 4 29 13 13
NRDWP SVS 2 206.08 0.00 1 1 0 10 10 1
NRDWP NITI AYOG 1 12.02 0.00 1 0 0 1 1 1
Total 34 1726.41 0.00 17 14 4 45 24 15
  • C: Completed
  • P : Progress
  • NS : Not Started

CONTACTS :

Sl.No. Designation Contact Number Mail ID
1 Superintending Engineer 9100121600 se_rws_pkm@ap.gov.in
2 Executive Engineer, Ongole 9100121610 ee_rws_pkm@ap.gov.in
3 Executive Engineer, (P) Podili 9100121651 ee_rws_pdl@ap.gov.in

IMPORTANT LINKS : http:// rwss.ap.nic.in