Navy installs two RO Plants
As a part of ongoing Reverse Osmosis (RO) plant
installing project, Sri Lanka Navy installed two more RO plants were
declared open in Thanamalwila and Polpithigama on 7th and 8th July
respectively, states navy media.
As a part of its community development projects, Navy
installs RO plants in areas where high prevalence of Kidney Disease is
RO plants in Thanamalwila and Polpithigama are capable
of providing safe drinking water to 120 and 475 families respectively.
Financial allocation for this project was made by the Presidential Task
Force on Prevention of Chronic Kidney Disease.
Up-to-date, the Navy has successfully installed a
total of 226 RO facilities across the country facilitating over 107,510
families and 80,185 school children with safe drinking water