UPDATE

WATER SUPPLY TO PARTS OF BARRACKPORE RESTORED TODAY

The Water and Sewerage Authority (the Authority) wishes to underscore that the information provided via its media release dated Monday 11th October 2021, regarding the water supply to Khanai Trace South and Jones Village, Barrackpore area, remains the same, as service to the affected Khanai Trace South and Jones Village areas, was restored today Tuesday 12th October, 2021. At this time customers at the lower points of Khanai Trace are receiving a water supply, while customers at the higher elevations will receive a supply by this evening/tonight.

The Authority also wishes to note that the ongoing project to replace the existing 4 inch diameter pipeline that serves the area, with a new 6 inch diameter pipeline, will be completed by the end of this week. This project is expected to improve the reliability of service to the Khanai Trace South and environs. In the interim, the Authority has been and continues to provide a supplemental truck borne water supply to affected customers.

Corporate Communications Department
2021 October 12