Foundation stone laid for development of Hyderabad ORR water supply scheme

The Telangana government has laid the foundation stone for the development of the Hyderabad outer ring road (ORR) water supply scheme – Phase II. The project, being implemented by the Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board, is part of the Telangana drinking water grid project or Mission Bhagiratha project. It involves ending water shortage issues in municipalities within the ORR in Hyderabad in Telangana state by providing drinking water supply to localities on the city outskirts. It entails an investment of Rs 5.87 billion.