Water Supply

HUDCO has funded maximum number of water supply projects in the country which include augmentation, rehabilitation, extension as well as new schemes for un-serviced areas. Stress is laid on formulation of schemes as per manual of CPHEEO emphasizing minimum supply of potable water to the population for design period of 30 years and implementation of financially and economically viable schemes with full cost recovery.

HUDCO has funded development of source- wier/barrage/river intake, transmission lines, conventional treatment plants, storage facilities - sumps, OHT (architectural designs), distribution network, pumping stations, energy saving devises, water audits - leakage detection systems, metering, aquifer recharge, etc. HUDCO has funded water supply projects to Water Supply & Sewerage Boards of the States, ULBs, PHE departments, Jeevan Pradhikaran, EPC contracts with Private participation, Trusts, etc. HUDCO has also participated in the projects planned with Bond investments by the States. HUDCO help State governments in taking up their own water supply schemes for small and medium towns with part support by the State government based on innovative funding mechanism.

HUDCO contribution has helped the Nation in increasing the coverage of population with water supply of desirable quality and quantity. The target now is to provide 100% continuous water supply to all the urban population so that quality of water supply is improved and overall cost at household level is reduced.

HUDCO is also providing financial assistance in the action plan schemes of states for providing drinking water supply to the each ULBs. One such scheme is Mukhyamntri Shehari Peyjal Yojana, Madhya Pradesh under which HUDCO is providing financial assistance for provision and upkeep of water supply system benefiting a large number of ULBs in the state. On similar lines funding has been extended to Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply& Sewerage Board for implementation of water supply distribution networks in the peripheral circles of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation and to Telangana Drinking Water Supply for providing a comprehensive water supply project to cater to the needs of rural, urban, institutional, commercial and industrial areas of 3 district of Telangana.