Metro rail work to hit water supply

Published: 18th July 2013 12:51 PM  |   Last Updated: 18th July 2013 12:51 PM   |  A+A-

The Chennai Metro Rail Limited has proposed to divert the water mains and to interconnect the work with newly laid main at GST Road near Meenambakkam.

Due to this, there may be interruption in water supply said Managing Director, Chennai Metrowater. He further stated that the Chennai Metro Rail Limited has proposed to divert the existing 600mm dia and 450mm dia water transmission main and to  interconnect the  same with   newly laid main at G.S.T. road near Meenambakkam. 

The interconnection work will be carried out from 9 am on July 19 to 9 am on July 20.  Due to this interconnection work there will be no piped water supply during the above said period in the areas such as Alandur, Adambakkam, Balaji Nagar, B.V.Nagar, Nanganallur and K.K.Nagar in Alandur Area, Contonment Board, Officers Training Academy, Meenambakkam, Indian Airforce Station, Pammal Municipality, Anakaputhur Municipality, Pozhichalur Village Panchayat, Cowl Bazaar Village Panchayat, Munavar Avenue (Part of Pallavaram), Kannabiran Koil Street (Part of Pallavaram).

The public are  requested to store sufficient quantity of water in advance and also may contact the following numbers for the supply of water through water tankers for urgent requirements.

Area Engineer – XII 8144930912

Deputy Area Engineer - 8144930266

Assistant  Engineer/Alandur WDS 8144930365

Junior Engineer/Tanker Lorry 8144930315

Head Office (Complaint Cell) 28454040, 45674567

Stay up to date on all the latest Chennai news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp