About 50 field workers and engineers of Chennai Metrowater underwent a two-day training programme on use of safety equipment at Anna Poonga office, Royapuram, on Tuesday.

About 20 different types of safety equipment, including gas mask and safety belt, worth Rs.2.84 crore have been procured for the field workers. The training programme would be conducted for the Metrowater personnel till November 27 in various area offices, said a Metrowater official.

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