Tayaba Organisation

Water Source in Sanghar

Water source:

Well and Hand pumps are the primary source of water in Sanghar.

Distance to water source:

On average people (mostly females) walk 2-3 KMs every day just to collect water for their daily water needs.

Transportation mode:

Water is transported on foot through matkas / plastic cans

Water consumption needs:

The water consumption need of a household (consisting of 6-7 members) is more than 40 litres of water per day.

Time to reach water source:

It takes on average about 1 – 2 hours per trip to collect just enough water for their daily needs.