Self-supporting community- based mitigation program that provides arsenic safe water using modified dugwells along with public education on water related health effects.

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Narrative

This site #PW232 is in S.Hyderpur village of Bagjola Panchayat.The land was donated by Jahangir Mondol.The pilot test was done on 24 Feb 2012 and sand was found around 14 feet depth. Village Meeting was also done and the site is finalized.

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Work in Majdia had been postponed since the exposure to arsenic in this area is not high like in other blocks.
This site #PW232, is at the Monoshatala of Adityapur of Kishanganj block of Baduria district.

    • SMS
    Farida Bibi ( Project Well ) Over 1 Year after completion 6 Feb, 2014

    Operating Status:

    drainage pipe setting today

    • SMS
    Farida Bibi ( Project Well ) 11 Months after completion 27 Sep, 2013

    Operating Status:

    i am giving the handover folder and arsenic report

    • SMS
    Farida Bibi ( Project Well ) 10 Months after completion 7 Sep, 2013

    Operating Status:

    there is 16ft of water 500ml theoline 15families 73people good water used for drinking and cooking

  • Impact Assessment (M&E) Phase Project completed on 31 Oct, 2012 Implementation Phase
  • Implementation Phase Project started on 1 Nov, 2011 Preparation Phase

Self-supporting community- based mitigation program that provides arsenic safe water using modified dugwells along with public education on water related health effects.

Narrative

This site #PW232 is in S.Hyderpur village of Bagjola Panchayat.The land was donated by Jahangir Mondol.The pilot test was done on 24 Feb 2012 and sand was found around 14 feet depth. Village Meeting was also done and the site is finalized.

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Work in Majdia had been postponed since the exposure to arsenic in this area is not high like in other blocks.
This site #PW232, is at the Monoshatala of Adityapur of Kishanganj block of Baduria district.

Other Issues

Unusual and unexpected issues faced during project execution

The large diameter (10”) pipes for 25 bore dugwells have arrived within 3 weeks after placing the order. The construction team is engaged in conducting site selection procedures while the awareness team is continuing with awareness programs in schools and communities in the areas where dugwells are in operation.

Impact

People Getting Safe Drinking Water: 40

Registers will be created as soon as the community starts using the water from this bore-dugwell.

People Getting Other Benefits: 40

Maintenance/Operating Costs Annual, in US$: $40

Creating and measuring long-term impact

Implementer: Project Well & Aqua Welfare Society

Aqua Welfare Society (AWS) is the partner NGO of Project Well.

Funding

Funded:
$1,073

Plan/Proposal