The Township Department of Rural Development funded sinking of a tube-well in villages facing water shortages in summer.
In fiscal 2014-15 fiscal, the department sank tube-wells and built water pump station at nine rural locations.
On 22 April, a tube-well sunk by the department launched its supply of water to the local residents in Nyaungmyithswe village.
The department plans to sink four tube-wells and 18 artesian wells in fiscal 2015-16.
Win Bo (Township IPRD)