15 days deadline to L&T to streamline water supply in Hubballi-Dharwad region: Minister

Updated: Dec 27 2022 8:53PM

Belagavi, Dec 27 (PTI) Larsen and Tubro has been given a 15-day deadline to streamline water supply in Hubballi-Dharwad region or else strong measures will be initiated, Karnataka Urban Development Minister B A Basavaraja said on Tuesday.

The minister told the House after former Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar, who is the ruling BJP MLA from Hubballi-Dharwad Central constituency, charged the L&T has been irregular in supplying water in the twin-cities.

Raising the issue during Zero Hour in the Assembly, Shettar demanded that the government should initiate measures or else people will be forced to stage protests.