Published On : Wed, Dec 28th, 2016

NMC-OCW to carry out 4-major Interconnections on December 29

Water supply in the some parts of Gandhibagh zone, Dhantoli zone , Satranjipura and Mangalwari to remain affected on December 29, (Thursday) , following 4 major interconnection work’s planned by NMC and OCW in a bid to improve and boost water supply system in Central Nagpur region.

The interconnection works are (1) Interconnection on 500 mm line with 700 mm Medical feeder line near Mokshdham (2) Interconnection for Panjabi line on Boriyapura feeder (3) 2 Interconnections at Red tank outlet (300×400- 2 nos;400×600- 1 no).

These interconnection works at different locations will require 12-hours shutdown period which will start from 10 AM on December 29 (Thursday) up to 10 pm. Water through Tankers shall not be provided during shutdown period
Benefits of interconnection work : (1) Present water supply from Medical feeder will be shifted to Fort-II tank as per plan. (2) Panjabi line (Newly laid network) can be charged for supply improvement. (3) Vahan Thikana Command area supply shall be shifted to Red Tank.

Areas to remain affected following interconnection work are :
Gandhibagh & Dhantoli Zone: Indiranagar,Jattarodi,Rambag,Imamwada, Rambag, MHADA, Bhure maidan, Bara signal, Patel Timber Market, Untkhana, Rajabaxa, PTS quarter, Hanuman Nagar, Ghat Road timber market, wanjari nagar, Ajani Railway, Govt Medical college.

Satranjipura Zone: Lashkaribagh, Mayo Hospital, Bhagwaghar Square, Mominpura, Naal Saab Sqr,Kala Zenda Takiya, Bhankheda, Dadarapool Timki, Golibar Sqr, Gangakhet Square, Bajirao Galli, Pili Marbat, Lal Darawaja, Musalmanpura, Bangali Panja, Maskasaath, Itwari Telipura,Bajirao galii. Teen Nal Square, Khapripura Bhishikar Mohalla, Bhaji Mandi,Tanga Stand, Sambhaji Kasar, Dhiwarpura, Itwari Railway Station.

Mangalwari Zone: Sadar, Gond Mohalla, Bijlee Nagar school, Gadiigodam, Mohan nagar, Residency road, Link Road, Mount Road, Khalasi line, Kingsway, New colony, Navin Basti, Vijay Nagar, Byramji Town, Chhaoni, Fruit Market, Khadan layout, Bhim Nagar, Raj Nagar, Pagalkhana, Sial layout.

NMC- OCW has appealed people from affected areas to store sufficient water for their use and their co-operation during shutdown period.

Toll Free No: Citizens can make any water related query, complaints at OCW on a Toll Free Helpline- No 1800-266-9899