Varanasi Parliament and PM Narendra Modi are going to dedicate crores of schemes for pure drinking water in the areas of Mirzapur and Sonbhadra of Vindhya region on Sunday. Chief Minister Yagi Adityanath is also arriving to attend the same event.

Drinking water projects of Vindhya region will be launched in virtual mode by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Mirzapur. Under the water life mission, the people of the affected villages of Mirzapur and Sonbhadra districts of Vindhya region will give pure drinking water scheme. The ambitious scheme of the government will enable the people of Vindhya region to get pure drinking water by the year 2022. Under the Rural Pipe Drinking Water Scheme, pure water will be reached from the tap to the homes of the people in the Vindhya region by spending about Rs 2343.20 crore. The ambitious scheme of the Central Government will provide relief to the people suffering from Arsenic, Fluoride and Japanese Encephalitis (JE), Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) from the purified water from the piped drinking water project in a phased manner.

The cost outlay of Sonbhadra’s development block Ghorawal and Patwadh at Rabtrasganj and Patwadh 2 village group pipe drinking water scheme and Kadra, Newari and Harra village group pipe drinking water scheme in Chopan development block of Sonbhadra is Rs 3212.18 crore. A total of 1389 villages including 225, 661 and 67 revenue villages will benefit from these pipe drinking water schemes respectively.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will virtualize the inauguration of 9 village group Pipe Drinking Water Scheme in Mirzapur district on 22 November. Along with this, they will also have virtual interaction with the heads of these villages. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate drinking water projects in Gothora and Dhauha Jamalpur, Mahadev Pahari, Ahungi Kala Halia, Lehuki Patehra, Talar Rajgarh, Manikpur, Mahouri and Danti districts.