"Important Milestones Achieved by Public Health Engineering Department, Haryana"
  1.   Haryana is one of the foremost States in the country to have the rare distinction of providing piped water supply facilities in all its villages by 31st March, 1992
  2.   Under the Yamuna Action Plan Project Phase-I, Sewage Treatment Plants were constructed in the towns of  Yamuna Nagar- Jagadhri, Karnal, Panipat, Sonipat, Faridabad & Gurgaon alongwith  works of laying of interception & diversion sewers. The works undertaken under this project were commended by Government of India and Japan Bank of International Cooperation.
  3. In order to provide sustainable drinking water supply in Mewat area, the prestigious Rajiv Gandhi Augmentation Drinking Water Supply Project has been taken in hand at a cost of Rs.205.91 crore under Phase-I. The project envisages construction of 3 Nos. Ranney Wells in the plains of river Yamuna in the villages through a network of rising main/ distribution system with boosting stations at appropriate places.
  4. In order to augment the drinking water supply in villages to a level of 70 lpcd in NCR area, a project for 7 districts, costing Rs.162.10 crore has been taken in hand, which will benefit 669 villages.
  5. The Public Health Engineering Department has taken up the work of providing adequate drinking water arrangement in S Scheduled Caste Bastis and a special campaign has been launched since 2005-06. 500 Scheduled Caste Bastis were benefited with adequate drinking water supply facilities during 2005-06 and during the current financial year, it is proposed to extend this facility in another 450 Scheduled Caste Bastis.