Wednesday, November 10, 2010

DRILLING FOR WATER

It's in a small house site of 30x40ft, house construction area of Bhuvaneshwarinagar in Habbal, subarban Bangalore. Drilling machine like a rig was installed and a group of hard working workers about 9-10 in number. Drilling activity went on till 9.00pm.....after about 300ft water was gushing..... drilling continued till about  820ft ..... 41 rods of 20ft each used for drilling..... about 12 hours of continuous work with machine consisting   of compressor, generator.....etc....costing 1 lakh rupees for work ......
Evening Venkatramana Bhat, engineer in charge of the project, took us to his house at Yalahanka..... had some nice idlies..... and returned.....
Lunch at a hotel, siesta at Shaila's house.....

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