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July 16, 2020

Residents of parched region receive drinking water

Lakes in Taungtha Township, Mandalay Region, have dried out this year following temperatures as high as 46 degrees Celsius.
Township authorities including the fire department supplied drinking water to the local residents as of 10 April.
On 13 May, township authorities and departmental officials distributed 3,200 gallons of water to 120 households in Tanmyintkyaung Ward, 150 in No 1 Nyaunggon, 140 in Ward 5 and 100 in No 6 Ward.
So far, water has been supplied to local residents in six wards and 32 villages.—Kyaw Myo Naing (Taungtha)


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