Rural Water Supply and Sanitation

Introduction :

The role of  RWS&S  Department is to  Providing drinking water needs of 49 rural mandals with population of 29,04,009 (2011 census) covering 13 Assembly Constituencies.
There are 4 Revenue Divisions with Head Quarters at Machilipatnam, Gudivada, Nuzvid and Vijayawada. The District consists of 49 Revenue Mandals and 970 Gram Panchayats  in the District.
The Department of Rural Water Supply and Sanitation is vested with the responsibility to supply safe drinking water and sanitation in the rural areas. The supply of drinking water in the rural areas spread over 2486 habitations. Government has created  hand pumps 11088 , 2320 PWS/MPWS/DP Schemes. The CPWS Schemes itself to cater 847 habitations with a population of 990791 over the years for supply of drinking water.

Total Habs (NSS) FC PC1 PC2 PC3 PC4
2486 1 1825 14 64 151 431

Status of SS Tanks:

Total Number of SS Tanks     –  389
Under Ryves Canal                  –  271
KEB Canal                                   –  61
Bandar Canal                              –  22
Eluru Canal                                 –  30
NSP Canal                                   –  03
Polavaram Canal                        –  01
Gollapudi Lift Irrigation           –  01

STATUS OF S.S/D.W.TANKS AS ON 19.08.2019

Total <25% <25% to 50% <50% to 75% 75% to 100%
389 54 51 129 155

WORKS SANCTIONED UNDER VARIOUS GRANTS:

Amount available under SDS-PLAIN (GO RT NO-317,DT:03.04.2019 : Rs.194.15
Total Number of works sanctioned under SDS-PLAIN : 111

Works taken up for Minor Repairs under SDS 2019-20:

No.of Works Est Cost Rs. In Lakhs Progress Completed Not Started Expenditure
111 194.15 26 64 21 0.00