Access to drinking water is now a reality for the populations of the village of Blé in the department of Toumodi. Indeed, a modern water pump offered by the cashew processing plant called Dorado Ivory was inaugurated on Friday, March 3, 2023 during a ceremony in the presence of administrative and traditional authorities. According to the representative of the Director General of the Cotton and Cashew Council, Adama Coulibaly on mission outside the country, this inauguration is solemn and important for the beneficiary populations but also for the Cotton and Cashew Council, because "it comes within the framework of the social actions and socio-economic investments that the processing units must develop for the populations producing cashew nuts in order to facilitate the supply of their unit and allow the populations to appropriate the nearby industrial tool. “, he explained. That's why he invited wheat populations to produce and supply good quality cashew nuts to the DORADO IVORY factory. “This modern water pump will be a relief for the beneficiary populations because it will be of great service to our parents, especially our sisters and mothers who suffer from water chores. ", he added. Addressing the populations, beneficiaries of this modern water pump, the principal of the Director General urged them to take ownership of this work which is offered to them by getting involved in its monitoring and maintenance so that it remains functional. Long before, N'Dri Kouadio Pierre Narcisse, on behalf of the President of the Ivorian Senate, Jeannot Ahoussou, expressed verbally his joy and his happiness to see the managers of the DORADO factory allowing the wheat populations to access the consumption of drinking water, essential to life, to public health. He also urged the populations of Blé to take great care of this water pump which "will give them clean water for consumption, essential for their personal hygiene, for the maintenance of their living space and for all their tasks. housekeeping, including the preparation of food and other beverages. “Dear populations, you must set up a mode of use and management of this pump to avoid the waste of water and especially the breakdowns which can deprive you for a long time of drinking water. “, he launched.