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Rural Water Supply

a) PROFILE

Role & Functionality of Dept.:

There are 7 Revenue Divisions with Head Quarters at Kakinada, Peddapuram, Rajahmundry, Rampachodavaram, Ramachandrapuram, Amalapuram and Yetapaka. The District consists of 64 Revenue Mandals and 62 Rural Mandal Parishads.  1069 Gram Panchayats exist in the District including newly added panchayats from Khammam District.

There are two Municipal Corporations viz., Kakinada and Rajahmundry as well as 7 Municipalities Samalkot, Pithapuram, Peddapuram, Tuni, Ramachandrapuram, Mandapeta and Amalapuram.

The Department of Rural Water Supply and Sanitation is vested with the responsibility to supply safe drinking water and sanitation in the rural areas. For supply of drinking water in the rural areas spread over 3,371 habitations Government has created 12,372 hand pumps, 2164 PWS/MPWS Schemes and 54 CPWS Schemes. The CPWS Schemes itself to cater 1636 habitations with a population of 22.20 Lakhs (including Sri Satya Sai water supply project) over the years for supply of drinking water. Sri Satya Sai water supply schemes are catering protected drinking water needs to 212 Tribal Habitations in 10 Mandals (Upland & Agency area) with a Population of 2.62 Lakhs.

The status of Habitations (as on 01.04.2017) including newly added 4 Mandals

Status Total Habs NC NSS PC1 PC2 PC3 PC4 FC
Non Agency 2267 0 34 67 299 501 471 895
Agency 1104 2 0 115 153 116 140 578
Total of Habs 3371 2 34 182 452 617 611 1473

 NC Habitations:  Pamulamamidi II & Ijjaluru of Rajavommangi Mandal

NC     : Not covered Habitations.

NSS   : No Safe Source (Quality Effected)

PC1    : Partially Covered with  0.01 – 13.75 LPCD Supply

PC2    : Partially Covered with   13.76 – 27.5   LPCD Supply

PC3    : Partially Covered with   27.51 –  41.25 LPCD Supply

PC4    : Partially Covered with   41.26 – 54.99 LPCD Supply

b) ORGANOGRAM

Organizational Structure from Dist. Officers to the Lowest Level:

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c) SCHEMES/ACTIVITIES/ACTION PLAN

Works on Hand

Programme No of works Balance Est. cost as on 01-04-17 Expenditure During the Year 2017-18 Stage of work Target Habs for the year 17-18 Remarks
C P NS Target Target up to Aug-17 Achieved
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
NRDWP  MVS 7 5275.05 644.20 5 2 0 120 0 0 Kothapeta, Karapa are in progress
NABARD (MVS) 3 1964.78 148.38 0 3 0 79 79 23 Tuni, Suryaraopeta, Pithapuram
NABARD (SVS) 2 157.00 0.00 0 0 2 2 0 0 LOA issued Agreement stage.
NRDWP SVS 5 173.96 98.27 3 0 2 4 2 2 Pothuluru, Vadisaleru, Angara  completed
NRDWP SAGY 3 478.96 81.54 0 3 0 20 0 5 (Pulletikurru, Burugupudi, Maredumilli are in progress
SOLAR 40 196.00 174.64 40 0 0 40 40 40 completed
I.T.D.A (SDP CM Funds) 108 1199.60 0.00 0 1 107 108 1 0 Tender Stage(Recently Sanctioned)
Total 168 9445.35 1147.03 48 9 111 373 122 70

C: Completed ; P : Progress, ; NS : Not Started.

Swacha Bharat Mission(Gramin):

Swachha Bharat Mission (SBM) was launched by Government of India on 2nd October, 2014 to make India Open Defecation Free (ODF) by 2019.

IHHLs status in the District :

  1. of Mandals :     62
  2. of Gram Panchayats : 1069
  3. of GPsachived ODF Status as on 31.03.2017 :   515
  4. Balance to be achieved during 2017-18    :   554

Action Plan for 2017-18

Unit July August September October Total
Target GP 55 73 167 259 554
Achieved GP 55 4 69

The District targeted to be declard as ODF District by the end of October 2017.

d) CONTACTS :

Sl.No. Name of the Officer /Designation Contact Number Mail ID
1 Sri M.Rajeswara Rao,  Superintending Engineer 9100121100 se_rws_egd[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in
2 Sri Ch. Appa Rao, Executive Engineer, Kakinada 9100121101 ee_rws_kkd[at]ap[dot]gov[dot]in
3 Sri N.Lakshmipathi Rao, Executive Engineer, Rajamahendravaram 9100121102 eerwssrjm[at]gmail[dot]com

e) IMPORTANT LINKS :

                          http://rwss.ap.nic.in/pred/