Ongole: MLA Damacharla Janardhana Rao announced that the areas under the Ongole Municipal Corporation will receive drinking water soon and assured that the arrangements were almost complete.
MLA Damacharla Janardhana Rao handing over benefits to the poor at Janmabhoomi Maa Vooru programme
Rao said that the pipelines work to provide drinking water to each house daily for an hour, was nearing completion and said that Rs 164 crore were being spent on it. The MLA distributed newly sanctioned ration cards, Chandranna Bima bonds, scholarships and prizes to the children in various competitions held during Janmabhoomi Maa Vooru programme.
Municipal Commissioner Sankranti Venkata Krishna, muncipal engineer Sundara Ramireddy and other officers also participated in the programme.