Water tankers deployed in Marathwada region of Maharashtra [Jun 2019]

Last Modified: Sat May 02 2020 06:44:54 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 3,423
    Number of tankers supplying water in the region comprising of 8 districts. Affected population nearly 55 lakh. Apart from cities and towns in the region, 2,374 villages and 803 hamlets in the region are also being covered. (Per reports on 12 Jun 2019).
  • 1,150
    Number of tankers pressed into service to supply drinking water to around 18.84 lakh residents in Aurangabad district. Tehsil limit of Aurangabad and Sillod have maximum 194 tankers each pressed into the service, followed by Vaijapur (186), Gangapur (179), Paithan (137), Phulambri (114), Kannad (83), Khuldabad (50) and Soygaon (13). Includes 493 villages and 67 hamlets.
  • 685
    Number of tankers pressed into service to supply drinking water to around 12.20 lakh residents in Jalna district. Includes 107 villages and 16 hamlets.
  • 133
    Number of tankers pressed into service to supply drinking water to 1.95 lakh residents Nanded district. Includes 78 villages and 66 hamlets. 60 of these have been operating in just one taluka - Mukhed.
  • 97
    Number of tankers pressed into service to supply drinking water to 1.25 lakh residents in Parbhani district. Includes 37 villages and 13 hamlets.
  • 72
    Number of tankers pressed into service to supply drinking water to 87,234 residents in Hingoli district. Includes 19 villages and 0 hamlets.
  • 949
    Number of tankers pressed into service to supply drinking water to 13.61 lakh residents in Beed district. Tehsil wise numbers: Ashti (170), tehsil limits of Beed (147), Georai (128) and Shirur (114). Includes 12 villages and 4 hamlets.
  • 233
    Number of tankers pressed into service to supply drinking water to 4.71 lakh residents in Osmanabad district.
  • 6,363
    Number of private and public wells from which the water is being drawn.