Master Plan for Water Supply and Sanitation, Anuradhapura

A Programme to prepare a Master Plan for the Water Supply and Sanitation for the Anuradhapura District covering the main towns of Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa. The Project involved institutional, legal and engineering consultancy services and covered a total area of 7.219 kms. The key objectives of the project were (i) to determine standards for improved sanitary conditions; (ii) to provide safe drinking water for the inhabitants; (iii) to investigate and recommend technological, operational and maintenance procedures; (iv) to introduce a participatory approach for O&M operations; and (v) formulate and identify cost recovery arrangements.

Project details

  • Name of client National Water Supply and Drainage Board (NWSDB) DANIDA/Sri Lanka
  • Location Anuradhapura District, North Central Province
  • Country Sri Lanka
  • Start date February 1992
  • Completion date March 1993
  • Origin of funding DANIDA
  • Name of partnersCOWI Consult Consulting Engineers and Planners, Denmark
    EURO Health Group – Denmark

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