`Quality and standard water is being supplied across country`
Published: 04:18 PM, 14 April 2021
Local Government, Rural Development, and Cooperatives Minister Tajul Islam
Local Government, Rural Development, and Cooperatives Minister Tajul Islam said that at present, not only in Dhaka city but also in the whole country, almost 100% quality water is being supplied. Today there is no water crisis in the country.
He made the remarks while addressing a virtual exchange meeting on corona infection prevention and development activities at the government residence on Mintu Road in the capital on Wednesday.
The local government minister directed all WASA officials in the country, including Dhaka WASA, to provide adequate water during Iftar and Sehri during the holy month of Ramadan. He also said that all WASAs including Dhaka-Rajshahi WASA are undertaking big projects considering the future demand for water in the country.
Md. Tajul Islam said, we have to pay attention so that the negative process of water supply does not come. He also advised being careful not to create water crisis due to increased demand for water due to the Corona epidemic.
All the managing directors of WASA informed the local government minister that they have undertaken a special initiative to supply water during the holy month of Ramadan and the Corona epidemic.