Hubli residents battle water woes

The summers have just commenced and residents of Karnataka's Hubli are already battling water woes. Parts of the region have been receiving water once in eight to 10 days for which people queue up for long hours. An official informed that a proposal has been forwarded to the State Government for approval of one water pump and a filtration plant. The city has been named in the list of 60 cities to be developed as Smart Cities by the Centre.