Alay district is only 47 percent provided with drinking water, deputy head of the district Mamasharip Musayev said to 24.kg news agency.
According to him, works on reconstruction of water supply for 9.7 million soms are carried out in three rural districts. "In 2015 there was completed work at 1.8 million soms, and this year we expect the remaining sum. It's also planned to conduct works for 8 million soms in Kablan Kol village," he said.
Deputy head hopes that by the end of 2016 Alay region will be provided with drinking water at 60-65 percent at the expense of the allocated funds. He also added that the area has around 60 villages and two of them are in dire need of drinking water: Sary-Tash and Sary-Mogol.