government continues to provide a hefty subvention to the utility.
Speaking during the Standing Finance Committee discussion in the parliament yesterday, former Works Minister and Tabaquite Member of Parliament, Dr. Surujrattan Rambachan questioned the amount of money refunded by government to the Water and Sewage Authority.
Utilities Minister, Ancil Antoine, in responding to the question posed, explained that the money is received from commercial
enterprise and then refunded to WASA
Mr. Rambachan proceeded to question the total sum of subvention given to the Authority by government.
In recent days, residents of Upper Santa Cruz, North Trinidad have expressed utter frustration over what they say has been almost
one week without a pipe borne water supply. CNC3 television manager, Sampson Nanton took to social media last evening to
complain about the situation. He is a resident of the Santa Cruz community.