Government approves DPR for 24×7 Pimpri-Chinchwad Water Supply Scheme

The central government has approved the Rs 2.44 billion detailed project report for the 24×7 Pimpri Chinchwad Water Supply Scheme in Maharashtra, to be implemented under the Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) by the Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation. Under the project, nine new water storage tanks will be constructed at different places including Jadhavwadi, Nigdi Water Purification Centre, Kala Khadak, Punawale, Pimple Saudagar and Annasaheb Magar Stadium. At present, three of the four tenders to be floated by the civic agency have been finalised and sent to the standing committee for approval.