Chief Minister Pema Khandu today flagged off two Mobile Water Testing Laboratory to ensure safe and potable water supply in rural areas.
The lab, funded by PHED department will help onsite testing of different water quality parameters like pH, Alkalinity, TDS, Hardness, Residual Chlorine, Ammonia, Nitrite, Fluoride, Turbidity etc. of water samples.
Congratulating the PHED Department, Chief Minister said the mobile lab will travel across the state in quickly identifying the water quality problem on the spot at site.
He said rural population are not much aware about benefits of clean drinking water. Besides offering on spot testing of water quality, the mobile lab will also spread awareness about clean drinking water.
The CM informed that the two mobile lab procured will spread out in eastern and western part of Arunachal to cover all the rural areas. He also said the mobile van is equipped with all latest facilities for effective surveillance of drinking water.