An automated small town safe water station has been inaugurated at Vakpo in the North Dayi District in the Volta Region
The facility, provided by a non-governmental
The solar-powered ATM, fitted to standpipes in the community, will serve about 4,000 residents of the town through the use of electronic cards preloaded with customers’ usage requirements.
The Country Director of SWN,
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He said the system was programmed for every 20
It also afforded consumers 24-hour access to the system, he said.
On the management of the facility, he said the system would be run based on the
He added that his outfit had so far provided the safe water system for over 120 communities.
The outgoing Minister of Sanitation and Water Resources,
The North Dayi District Chief Executive,
He called for periodic maintenance of the new facility and entreated the beneficiaries to ensure proper sanitation practices to safeguard the quality of underground water sources.