Tiruchirapalli

‘Contact DRDA for technical assistance’

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TIRUVARUR

The district administration has announced that those desiring to convert their defunct deep borewells into rainwater harvesting structures can contact the District Rural Development Agency for technical assistance.

In press release, the Collector, T.Anand has stated that since the Government had directed the owners of the defunct deep borewells either to close them permanently or convert them as RWH structures, wherever possible.

They can contact Assistant Project Officer (MGNREGS), DRDA, over phone 7402607514.

The Collector had also called upon the general public to bring to the notice of the civic body officials if they came across any uncovered deep borewell structures in their domain.

If the owners of lands failed to close the defunct deep borewells on their premises, legal action would be initiated against them, he warned.

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