Matt Stevenson, Delagua's Business development manager in India visited our Sites for testing water with Delagua's mobile field testing kit. He tested various contaminants in the water, which we serve to the rural people. He said " Your method seems really promising! " and he also expressed his interest to work with us in the future.
Recently one community filter has been installed in village Haldi of Ballia district with the help of Tagore SenGupta Foundation (U.S.A), Technology with a Human face and Rite Water and is being run & maintained by Village committee called Peya Jal Samiti. It has capacity to supply arsenic free water to 200 families & at present about 120 families are taking water from this plant. Each family is paying a nominal charge of one hundred Rs. Per month as per decision of the committee.
It is running successfully and is self sustainable.