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Drinking water supply schemes to benefit 140 villages in Uttarakhand


  • Drinking water supply schemes of over 164 crore rupees have been approved under Jal Jeevan Mission in Uttarakhand. 
  • It will provide tap water connection to more than 9,200 rural homes. 
  • Jal Shakti Ministry said, these schemes will benefit 140 villages in Almora, Bageshwar, Dehradun, Nainital and Uttarkashi districts.
  • In the current financial year, the State has planned to provide tap water connections to 2.64 lakh households.