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Awareness Programs Dam-Safety and Water Resources planning Project

Under Dam Safety and Water Resources Planning Project-Additional Financing (DSWRPP-AF), Water Resources Board is engaging with establishment of groundwater monitoring networks for selected areas based on particular issues identified in the areas. Initially, Badulla district was selected to identify the groundwater chemistry in deep groundwater under phase-I. Tea plantation, vegetables and paddy are the main cultivation in this area and it may affect to the groundwater based on the using fertilizers, weedicides and other agrochemicals to the cultivated lands. Under DSWRPP-AF, new four numbers of Divisional secretaries were selected to groundwater monitoring due on increasing number of CKD patients in these areas. Names of those are, Kandaketiya, Meegahkivula, Rideemaliyadda and Mahiyangane.

In this regards, awareness program was conducted on 28th September 2015 in District Secretariat Office, Badulla to aware the stake holders and Government officers about outcomes of the project and future activities. Several photographs taken at this event are as follows.


























Last Updated (Friday, 20 November 2015 08:51)