Odisha: All ULBs To Get Safe Drinking Water & Street Lights By March ’20

19 September 2019


Bhubaneswar: The people of all the 114 Urban Local Bodies of Odisha like the NAC areas. the Municipal Area and Corporation Area have a reason to rejoice. The government has targeted to provide safe and potable drinking water to every household in the ULBs by March 2020.

Apart from this, it is also targeting for the construction and maintenance of public street lights in those areas within the same stipulated time. This was informed by Odisha’s Housing and Urban Department Minister Pratap Jena. 

“Though the deadline is set for March 2020 to provide water connectivity to every household and construction & maintenance of street lights in the 114 ULBs by March ’20, we will try to complete it by December 31st, much before the targeted time,” said the Minister.

Pratap Jena, Minister, Housing and Urban Department