• The Pavagada Drinking Water Project is the biggest drinking water project in Karnataka
  • Bellary, Chitradurga and Tumkur Districts will get safe drinking water
  • MEIL has taken up this prestigious project
  • Water will be brought to Pavagada from Tungabhadra Dam, which is 230 KM away
  • For this project, MEIL is laying the largest pipeline network in Karnataka
  • Safe drinking water will reach to 2 Townships and 1140 residential areas 
  • 2TMC of water will be lifted from Tungabhadra
  • 579 Overhead tanks will be constructed for implementing this project
  • Out of 2683 K.M. pipeline, MEIL has laid 560 K.M till date
  • The uniqueness of this project is that 90% of the water supplied through gravity canals