The contract is signed aiming to rehabilitate a total of 453 kilometers water pipelines at Tk 404 crores, which include 16 District Metered Areas (DMA) under the areas of Zone- 3, 4 & 10 of the capital.
Chaired by Dhaka WASA Managing Director & CEO Engr. Taqsem A Khan, Additional Chief Engineer cum Project Director of Dhaka Water Supply Network Improvement Project (DWSNIP) Md Akhtaruzzaman and Md Shahidullah on behalf of Navana-Pratibha JV signed the contract from their respective part. As per contract the water pipelines installation is scheduled to be completed by 1000 days next.
It is notable, financed by Asian Development Bank (ADB), Dhaka WASA, first of all in South Asia, is implementing modern water supply management technology, which is called DMA system, through changing all the water pipelines of the city dividing the city into a total of 145 DMAs. The aforesaid 16 DMAs implementation is the part of that mission.