The water is an essential commodity for all the living creatures. The intended purpose of PHE Department Jammu, is to ensure drinking water facility to all the habitations, Rural as well as Urban.
The salient objectives and functions of PHE Department, Jammu are as under.
To investigate, plan and implement water supply schemes to extend drinking water facility to Rural and Urban population including schools and other institutions.
Besides the quantity of water as per the National norms, the quality of the water is also closely monitored by way of establishing drinking water quality testing labs at the division as well as sub-division level.
|General Administration Department, Government of Jammu and Kashmir|
|National Rural Drinking Water Programme, Ministry of Drinking Water & Sanitation, GOI|
|Ministry of Drinking Water & Sanitation, GOI|
|Ministry of Water Resources, GOI|
|PHE Department, Kashmir|
|Communication and Capacity Development Unit (CCDU)|
|I&F.C. Department, Jammu|
The earth, the air, the land, and the water are not an inheritance from our forefathers but on loan from our children. So we have to handover to them at least as it was handed over to us.”– Gandhi