No water supply for many areas between Aug. 26 and 29

August 24, 2019 11:20 pm | Updated 11:20 pm IST - HYDERABAD

Several areas in the city will have to go without drinking water supply in multiple phases between August 26 and 29, said the Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board informed in a press statement.

There would be no supply of water from 1 a.m. on August 26 to 6 a.m. on August 27 to many areas owing to maintenance works on Osman Sagar conduit and cleaning of Asifnagr filter beds.

The areas to bear the brunt include Kakatiya Nagar, Salarjung Colony, part of Padmanabha Nagar, part of Khaderbagh, Vijaynagar colony, Chintal Basti, Humayun Nagar, Syed Nagar, A C Guards, Khairatabad, Mallepally, Bhoiguda Kaman, Aghapura, Nampally, Devibagh, Afzal Sagar, Seetharambagh, Habeeb Nagar, SRT (part), Jawaharnagar (part), P&T colony, Sayanna galli, Ashoknagar Extension, Elchiguda, Jyothi Nagar, Vinayak Nagar, Maisamma Banda, MCH Quarters, Secretariat, Red Hills, Hindi Nagar, Ghode ki Qabr, Gunfoundry, Domalguda, Lakdikapul, Manikonda, Puppalaguda, and Narsingi.

Owing to repairs to the damaged expansion joints on 2200 mm dia Krishna Drinking Water Supply Project Phase-I pipelines between Godakondla and Gungal at Takkellapally stream, a 36-hour shutdown would take place between 6 a.m. on August 28 and 6 p.m. on August 29. In addition, there would be two-hour shutdown by TS Transco between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. for Krishna Drinking Water Supply Project Phases II and III.

The affected localities of this shutdown include Aliabad, Miralam, Kishanbagh Riyasanth Nagar, Santosh Nagar, Vinay Nagar, Saidabad, Asmangadh, Chanchalguda, Yakutpura, Malakpet, Moosarambagh, Boggulakunta, Afzalgunj, Hindi Nagar, Narayanaguda, Adikmet, Shivam, Chilkalguda and Dilsukhnagar reservoir areas.

Further, in order to supplement water from areas of Phases II and III to the Phase I, there would be no water supply from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on August 29 to the commanding areas of Bhojagutta, Marredpally and Sainikpuri reservoir areas, the statement said.

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