Dindori. Almost all the states of the country are in the grip of severe heat these days. Water scarcity is also being faced in many states. People in a village in Dindori district of Madhya Pradesh are also facing acute water shortage. The villagers here are getting only 2 pots of water to fill every day. Not only this, the problem of water in this village is so severe that the sarpanch had to make a funeral for it. In Ajhwar village in Dindori district, the sarpanch has recently got a Munadi.
It states that all the villagers will be allowed to fill only 2 pots of water daily. Action will be taken on filling more water than this. With this system everyone can get water. According to the information, there is only one hand pump in this village. Which is near bus stand. In this also the water gets reduced in the summer days. In such a situation, all the villagers should get at least 2 pots of water, so this has been done.
PHE department does not claim water problem
At the same time, the PHE department makes completely different claims about the whole matter. PHE department’s executive engineer Shivam Sinha told that a hand pump has been installed near the bus stand in Ajhwar village. There is enough water in it. Women wash utensils and clothes on this tap. Due to this there is a problem of water. Shivam Sinha told that the population of this village is about 600. At the same time, about 6 hand pumps are operational in the village.
Had to make money in compulsion
District member of the village Rajesh Kushram told that there is a shortage of water in the village. Everyone has to fill water from the same tap. Due to this the water dries up in it. Therefore, with the consent of everyone, Munadi has been made in the village. So that everyone gets equal water. There is a water problem in the village. Panchayat should pay attention to this. People should not be short of water in this scorching heat.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : May 06, 2022, 20:18 IST