Y Gro Well Renovation Project
Restoration of 5 deep wells for use of 40 resettled families in Tellipallai, Jaffna peninsula
Aim of the Project
Community Wells Renovation & Restoration for 40 Families Resettled after the War in Tellipalai, Jaffna Sri Lanka.
Summary of Project
With the assistance of SLMANA, Y Gro, together with the Government restored and renovated 5 community wells that are serving 40 families today. The project included testing of water quality and remedial measures taken to ensure good, clean, healthy water from a public health perspective.
Wastewater, and where needed, pumped water is also used to irrigate cash crops planted by the householders.
Project Goals & Objectives
One of the key objectives of our partnership project was to restore the wells and bring the quality of water to a hygienic condition fit for usage by the people.
Short Term Project
Equipment Requested and Funded by SLMANA Eastern Region Inc.
$2500 sent on 2/14/2011
$2500 sent on 3/21/2011
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Table 1: reports of water quality testing by the National Water Supply & Drainage Board Jaffna
Subsequent Action was taken to remediate wells as recommended by the water board.
Today all 5 wells are in use.