Improving DWASA Bill recovery in the low-Income communities (Slums) of DNCC

In order to increase the access of slum dwellers to legal safe water supply, this project is implemented.

Place

No. of water points bills are Collected No. of beneficiaries

Receipt, payment and net income

Dhaka North City Corporation 6893 60000 BDT 1,338,339, 988,679 and

349,661 respectively.

 Accomplishments

* Low income community (LIC) gets accurate information regarding the bill, meter reading and bill preparation.

* Slum dwellers mobilized to pay the bills regularly.

* Strong communication with DWASA is maintained to minimize uninterrupted water supply and discontinuation of bill preparation for specific water point in case of eviction.

* The slum dwellers have become cautious regarding not using illegal water connections.