Algeria – The Company of Water and Sanitation of Algiers (SEAAL) informed, this Monday, July 19, that the distribution of drinking water in Algiers is ensured for at least eight hours during the first day of Aid El Adha.
To this end, SEEAL said, in a statement, that drinking water will flow from the tap after Eid El Adha prayer scheduled for tomorrow Tuesday.
However, SEEAL anticipated a gradual return to the previous distribution program. And this, from the second day of Eid.
The water rationing plan in 57 communes of Algiers officially came into force on Saturday, June 26, 2021 after a shortage of this vital source that lasted for several days.
The first category is made up of 14 municipalities, which will be supplied daily from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. namely; La Casbah, Sidi Moussa, Bir Mourad-Raïs, Hydra, Ouled Chebel, Tassala El-Merdja, Baba Hassan, Draria, El-Achour, Belouizdad , El-Madania, El-Mouradia, Sidi M’hamed and Rahmania.
The second category is made up of 20 municipalities which will be supplied from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m (every other/ second day), namely; Oued Koriche, Raïs Hamidou, Eucalyptus, Birkadem, Gué-de-Constantine, Beni Messous, Bouzaréah, Aïn Benian, Hammamet, Bab Ezzouar, Bordj El-Kiffan, El-Marsa, Mohammadia, Bourouba , Bachdjarah, Oued Smar, El-Harrach, El-Magharia, Hussein-Dey and Heuraoua.
The third category is made up of 23 municipalities which will, on the other hand, be supplied according to a double supply system, that is to say that in the same municipality, there will be districts which will have daily water supply from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., and others from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., every other day.
The municipalities concerned by this double supply system are: Bab El-Oued, Bologhine, Baraki, Saoula, Birtouta, Ben Aknoun, El-Biar, Chéraga, Dély Ibrahim, Ouled Fayet, Aïn Taya, Dar El-Beïda, Bordj El -Bahri, Douéra, Khraïcia, Kouba, Réghaïa, Rouiba, ALGIERS downtown, Mahelma, Souidania, Staouéli and Zéralda.
HAPPY EID !