Water Watch: Water supply in Pune city

Last Modified: Mon Jun 24 2019 13:05:00 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 4
    Major sources that supply water to Pune city - Warasgaon, Panshet, Temghar and Khadakwasla.
  • ? million litres
    Water needs of residents each day.
  • ? million litres
    Water supplied by PMC each day when the reservoirs have adequate amount of water.
  • 1 in x days
    Frequency of supply.
  • 650
    Number of tankers pressed into service to meet the inadequate supply from the reservoirs. These tankers are being provided water from Pune Municipal Corporation’s 6 water filling stations.
  • 38,000
    Number of illegal water connections in the city according to PMC estimates. PMC water department head V J Kulkarni says, “PMC has seized 23 electric pumps from various locations,” adding that the PMC plans to continue the action after the rains begin as well.