Water Resources minister inspects dry state of Singda dam
Imphal: Minister for Water Resources and Relief and Disaster Management, Awangbow Newmai inspected the dry state of Singda Dam on Thursday.
During the visit, the minister checked the fencing works of the catchment area that was taken up at the site. It may be mentioned that there has been a conflict around the boundary of the government land concerning the dam and an amicable solution has been bought.
The minister said, “We need to save Singda because Singda water is supplied to half of the Imphal area.”
The minister made the inspection in order to find out the solution to the current water scarcity crisis in Manipur.
The ministerial team was accompanied by WRD chief engineer Remmei Alimmei, officials and staffs of the department.