According to the 74th Constitutional Amendment Act of Indian Government and in order to assure the participation of public in (Government) power, three level local bodies have been constituted.
One of their objective is to avail supply of pure drinking water and proper sewerage facility to the citizens.
In order to fulfill this aim, under Water Supply and sewerage Act 1975, section 18 (1) of U.P. Government, Lucknow Jal Sansthan was constituted.