District Collector M. Purushotham Reddy said that the district administration is motivating the people in 142 villages to maintain cleanliness. The Collector, speaking to the press persons at Hazipally village in Farooq Nagar Mandal, said that all measures are being taken to get Nirmal Gram Puraskar awards to 142 villages in the district.

 He informed that due to the achievement of total sanitation Hazipally village secured Nirmal Gram Puraskar and also the Shubram award. As part of the total sanitation drive toilets were being constructed for every home and drains, roads are being cleaned daily.

 The Collector said that government would extend its full support to the villages that aim to bag Nirmal Gram Puraskar awards. He requested the Sarpanches and other elders to motivate people to adopt cleanliness.

Later the Collector inspected protected water supply scheme at Jadcherla.

The scheme would provide water to the Jadcherla town and surrounding 51 villages. The government has sanctioned the project with an out lay of Rs.55 crore.RWS S.E.Prabahakar Rao and other officials were also present.