In an expansive activity, the Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board (HMWS&SB) is wanting to finish GIS mapping in more than 5,000 km of sewerage arrange spread over the city by March this year.

A senior Water Board official said the GIS mapping was taken up in a staged way. “In the main stage, a review of the sewerage arrange in the center zone of Hyderabad (recent MCH) has been finished. Our authorities have assessed it. Study of the sewage organize in GHMC fringe circles is going on now,” he told TOI.

Directly, the Water Board staff members can’t arrive at a spot to tackle a sewage-related issue on the off chance that it is a restricted and little bylane. “Because of GIS mapping, we can guarantee a solid system arrive at the spot with pinpoint exactness and resolve the issue even in a tight path,” said a senior authority.

Under GIS mapping, a web application will likewise be created. Sources said the Water Board will likewise dispatch a restrictive portable application to follow sewerage systems and NGOs will be bestowed preparing to work the application. “They can monitor sewerage organize related issues and alarm the authorities concerned,” clarified the authority.

Authorities said endeavors are being made to connect the current sewerage coordinate with GIS mapping in the center city territory. The choice to use the innovation was taken after authorities understood the purposelessness of manual tasks to follow the flood of sewer water in private states, sources said. “Only a single tick is sufficient to follow flood of sewer water from direction and control focus run by the Water Board,” the authorities said.

Sources said the board ordered the administrations of 30 building graduates and about six resigned designing authorities. “We have roped in those designers who have mastery in dealing with sewerage arrange related issues,” an authority said.

Sources said the board is likewise wanting to stretch out GIS mapping to the water supply organize.