To solve the water crisis in the city during the summer season, 44 bore wells would be dug in the city at a cost of Rs. 1.44 crore. A total of 14 bore wells would be dug in Suramangalam Zone, 14 in Hasthampatti Zone and 16 bore wells in Kondalam patti Zone would be dug soon, said a resolution passed in the council meeting on Thursday.

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