Takhar Provincial office on Wednesday said that the largest water distribution network was inaugurated in Ashkamish and Bangi districts of Takhar province.
This project was implemented by National Water Supply program of MoRRD at a total cost of AFN 229 million.
A statement issued by governor office said that Takhar Governor Abdul Haq Shafaq during inauguration of this project said “that lack of access of people to drinkable water was solved by inauguration of this project.”
Based on reports 53,000 people will be benefited from this project in more than 300 villages of mentioned district of Takhar provinces will access to the safe and clean drinking water, he added. Governor urged the people to protect the project.
Having access to drinkable water is a challenge for people, because most of the underground water are contaminated and are not potable.