Water for Ballagaruvu
Ballagaruvu is having one bore well not in use. Only one source is Parugedda. Kovel foundation an NGO is working In the area. The organization has programme called MAA thota supplied a pipe line for tree plantation for watering. Those pipes are being diverted to drinking water on temporary basis from a hill spring. Present the entire community Ballagarvu using the same water and getting benefit out of that.
The Kovel foundation one of the partner NGO to VJNNS chosen this village to construct a demo unit . considering the request, VJNNS deployed for survey the village and ascertained the possibilities of Gravity system in this village. Accordingly Team surveyed and worked out the possibilities for the Garvity as demo unit. The conditions are applied as the Vjnns use to work in other villages are as same.
The community shown interest to put their labor contribution, and formed a 13 member Village Development Committee to reach the identified spring source, which is at a distance about 0.5 KMs near Chinavajangi kond hillock.
As the record of the elevation at proposed source shows 211 Mts and 190 Mts shows at village level, it is therefore, the request of the community is genuine and recommended for the Gravity fed supply system to solve the drinking problem of the village for the present and future generations. The community also agreed upon the maintenance part by saving some portion of their earnings as for the repairs of the system.