The Government of Uttar Pradesh has decided to install digital meters in all commercial establishment to record water consumption. The aim is to check wastage of drinking water. In the first phase, the Jal Sansthan, water supply management arm of municipal corporations would install water meters in the commercial establishment located in the urban areas. The next step is to determine the piped water charges for the commercial category. Out of 2.8 lakh consumers, around 50,000 falls in the commercial category. State government wants to implement the system as a pilot project in the city of Agra.