Hyderabad: A team of trainee IAS officers visited HMWSSB
Eight trainee IAS officers of the IAS Cadre-2019 batch assigned to the State of Telangana visited the Water Board on Wednesday, as part of a one-day Orientation Training Program.
As part of this, the Water Board first visited the Kodandapur Freshwater Treatment Plant which collects and purifies water from the Krishna River which supplies fresh water to the city of Hyderabad and then pumps it to the city. There they were briefed at the field level by the Water Board Transmission Wing officials on issues such as water purification methods, the process of water purification at various stages, chlorination and finally the pumping of heavy motors to Hyderabad.
Later in the afternoon, at the Water Board Headquarters in Khairatabad, they were received by Water Board MD Shri. Dana Kishore briefed them on the ongoing development projects in the water board and future activities. Explaining the reforms carried out in the Water Board after the emergence of the state of Telangana …
He said the Prime Minister’s Office has been lauded for its non-human sanitation work in the country and has become a compass for the country in non-human sanitation work. The water board ranks second in providing the safest, cleanest fresh water available. He also said that the water board has received ISO certification for adhering to quality standards in transmission, distribution pipeline, chlorination and treatment. It is also at the forefront of resolving consumer issues.
The Executive Director of the Water Board, Dr. M. Satyanarayana, ENC, Director Operations-1 Ajmira Krishna, Director Project D.. Sridhar Babu, Technical Director P. Ravikumar, Revenue Director V.L. Praveen Kumar, Director Operations-2 M. Swamy and Transmission CGM Dasharth Reddy were also present.