401. School Viharagala Tamil Vidyalaya (Uva Prov)

A poor and rural school with 66 Children grade 1 – 5 from poor families and 10 teachers use the new facilities.
School is situated in top of a mountain in Viharagala village away from the Haputhale town area Badulla District in Uva Province. This school were struggling for water and sanitation science 20 years, and villagers who are living here is very poor, and all the parents of the children working as daily labours in vegetable gardens. In the dry season no water for drinking and for cleaning toilets, every year in dry season they are struggling for water more than 6-7 months, and some days children have to walk for water nearby places and they bring water for buckets.
Realized, water and sanitation facilities:
Reconstruction of a source well, Construction of low concrete 2 stands, supply 2000L water stock tank, make a pipeline from source well to school (270m long) and Supply total pipeline system to school and school premises and existing toilets, construction of 2 hand washing units (one unit has 4 taps), reconstruction of toilet complex (4 toilets and 1 urinal building), painting all constructions.
Parents, teachers and children helped: carry materials from the road side to construction sites, digging for the pipe line and painting.

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