Raipur: The stall of Public Health Engineering (PHE) Department set up at the venue of recently concluded Rajyotsava 2021 attracted a huge crowd with its informative live demonstration models on various schemes.
The live working model of the Single Village Scheme (SVS) displayed here under the Jal Jeevan Mission scheme was one of the favorites of visitors. The model shows a water supply scheme from tap to households under the single village scheme operating in rural areas. In addition, running water supply system in schools, Anganwadi centers, sub-health centers and Gauthan (cowsheds) has also been displayed here through the working model.
College students Narayani Yadav, Vinay Verma, and Karan Verma, said that the scheme of supplying water from tap to every household has been explained in an attractive way with the working model. We have come to know how water is being supplied to the people of rural areas of the state through this scheme. The scheme initiated by the state government with a mission of women's safety, better public health, convenience, and prosperity of family is commendable.
They added that these live models displayed at the stalls set up by various departments serve to be highly informative for the citizens especially the youth to know about the schemes being run by the state government for the welfare of public.
Meanwhile, a target has been set to supply pure drinking water through taps to the homes of 39 lakh rural families by the year 2023 in rural areas of the state under the Jal Jeevan Mission. This will be done under the leadership of Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel and guidance of Public Health Engineering Minister Guru Rudrakumar. A provision of Rs 850 crore has been made for the Jal Jeevan Mission scheme in the budget of the year 2021-22. Besides, Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has laid the foundation stone of the schemes run under Jal Jeevan Mission in all the districts.