Staff Reporter

KOCHI: Trial run of distributing water to Thripunithura from the Choondi Drinking Water Scheme will begin on Thursday. Tank cleaning and pipe cleaning have been completed. The valve will be opened for distribution at 10.30 a.m., said K. Babu, MLA, in a press release.

The 35 lakh litre tank built in Thripunithura would be used for storage and pumping the water in the town. The official inauguration of the scheme would be scheduled soon after the trial runs become successful.