Pipe burst in Ambalamukku in TVM: Drinking water distribution disrupted
Thiruvananthapuram: Water distribution was disrupted in Ambalamukku and surrounding areas of Thiruvananthapuram due to pipe burst, informed the Water Authority officials. Drinking water supply will be disrupted in Ambalamukku, Kowdiar, Peeroorkada, Muttam, Kesavadasapuram, Pattam, Medical College and Paruthipara areas.
On Tuesday morning, by 7’0 clock, the 700 mm premo pipe distributing drinking water gave way and burst near Kurissadi, Ambalamukku. Officials of the Water Authority have begun repair works and officials said that water distribution would resume by night.
Due to pipe burst, a huge pit was formed on the middle of the road and a lorry laden with load was trapped in the pit. A traffic block was witnessed in the area.