Takaripalem Village Water Well

Special Thanks to Countryside Baptist Church

  • Population: 400 people    
  • Rate of Literacy: 60%
  • They have a dry climate and summer temperatures reach well over 100 degrees daily
  • We estimate this well will be used by 100 families per day
  • Location of well: next to village church
  • Responsible for Maintenance and upkeep: Pastor B. Ruben
  • No. of Believers: 200 
  • They used to have to walk more than 3 km (they would use motorcycles or bicycles)
  • Would take them more than 1 hour if they walked, carrying jugs on their heads
  • They would do this 3x's / day somedays. 
  • The water would need to be boiled before they would drink it.

GPS Coordinates: 15.4166694,79.4997639

Mandal: Kanigiri
District: Prakasham
State: Andhra Pradesh
Date of Dedication: February 5, 2019 @ 12:41PM