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Water Filter Campaign - Alwar

Creating Hope- Water Solution In Alwar(Rajasthan)

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Doctors For You is developing a socially sustainable Purified Drinking Water program in the urban slum & peri-urban rural areas of District Alwar, Rajasthan. The project aims to achieve increased number of households having access to safe and low salinity drinking water. Expected to support More than 300 families in each day. In addition the program would reduce the water borne illnesses in the target community (Expected Target- 20% reduction). Decrease in the number of hospitalizations owning to water borne illnesses (Expected Target- 20% reduction). Reduction in the number of new patients of mineral overload disorders owing to consumption of high salinity water. (Expected Target- 20% reduction).

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The program is based upon Reverse Osmosis (RO) technique coupled with UV filtration. The present capacity is to filter water at the rate of 1000 liters per hour. Similar plants can be established in other areas once the demand is established in that area. Scaling up plan involves establishing more filtration units in geographically different area to reach out to increased number of beneficiaries. Also Distribution system needs to be scaled up once the demand increases.

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COMMUNITY WATER PLANT (A SOCIALLY SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS MODEL)

PROJECT COST
Line Item Unit Price No. of yrs No. of Qty Sub Total
Fixed Assets
Plant (1000 LPH RO plant) 5,25,000 1 5,25,000
Raw water tanks 37,500 2 340
Finished water tank & Reject water tank 7,500 2 15,000
Jar Cleaning Machine 45,000 1 45,000
RFID Cards 60 200 12,000
MS Skid 12,000 1 12,000
Transfer pump & fittings 20,000 1 20,000
Advance purchase of water bottles to commence operations (250 bottles @ 150 per bottle) 150 250 37,500
Closure (2000 caps @ Rs. 1.00 per cap ) 1 200 2000
Sub Total 7,43,500
Pre-Operative Costs
AMC contract signed with EFL for 3 years 45,000 3 1 1,35,000
Advance purchase of water bottles to commence operations (250 bottles @ 150 per bottle) 150 250 37,500
Closure (2000 caps @ Rs. 1.00 per cap ) 1 200 2000
Sub Total 7,43,500

To support the recovery of a MAM child, one week supply of Hyderabad Mix. It is a nutritional supplement made locally by women from locally available, culturally acceptable foods like wheat flour, bengal gram flour and ground nut powder. All are roasted together in ghee. This is given in measured amounts with jaggery along with micronutrient supplements. A MAM child’s 6 month treatment could be managed in 6780 INR rupees.

Nutritional Pack for MAM child
Sl No Item Rate per pack Quantity (for 24 weeks) Total
1 Hyderbad Mix 20 rupees
  • 2 packets per day,
  • 14 packets /month,
  • 280 packets/ 20 weeks
5600
2 BANANA 2 rupees/ piece
  • 7 for week
  • 168 per 24 weeks
340
3 Egg 5 rupees/piece
  • 7 for week
  • 168 per 24 weeks
840
Total Cost per pack (INR) 6780 Aprox