It has been reported that it is possible to supply water only once in two days to 184 families in Kilinochchi/Akkarayan.
Water scarcity in continuing to prevail in villages of, Kengatharan Kudiyiruppu, Subas Kudiyiruppu and Akkarayan Centre of the Akkarayan Area.
In this context, in order to undertake the water supply in Akkarayan Area, wells and water towers have been constructed in order to provide water supply through Rural water supply programme and water connection had been provided. Although this scheme in force for last four years, several set backs are found in it.
Although, there are several villages to be inducted into the scheme, currently only 184 families are being provided with water supply and that also is made once in every two days.
Relevant officials said that the attempt find suitable water resources and supply purified water had not been successful so far.