Saturday, Sep 23, 2023

Sewage Treatment

Water Minister Saurabh Bharadwaj

Delhi Will Be Able To Treat All Sewage It Generates As Per Prescribed Standards By Dec: Saurabh Bharadwaj

Delhi generates 768 million gallons a day (MGD) of sewage. The 35 STPs in the city have a cumulative treatment capacity of 632 MGD.

26 May 2023

Environment: Yamuna pollution

Yamuna's Pollution Doubled In 8 Years Of Kejriwal Govt: LG Office Sources

The Delhi Jal Board (DJB) said it is already working to resolve legacy problems and the upgradation of almost all the major sewage treatment plants (STPs) is expected to be completed by the end of December. 

17 January 2023

The Chandi Ghat in  Haridwar along river Ganga.(File photo)

Govt Plans To Sell Treated Sewage And Dirty Water From Ganga, In A First IOCL To Purchase

Director general (DG) of National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) Asok Kumar said the sewage water collected from the Ganga will be treated in sewage treatment plants (STPs), and then it can be sold to industries as it is...

19 March 2022

Delhi AAP Minister Kailash Gahlot

Delhi Govt Allocates Rs 6,342 Cr For Water Supply And Sanitation In 2023-24 Budget

Budget 2023-24 allocates Rs 6,342 crore for water supply and sanitation, which is around 16 percent less than last year's allocation of Rs 7,610 crore.

22 March 2023

PM Narendra Modi

Govt Efforts Alone Cannot Be Successful, People's Participation Required: PM Modi

Modi also urged states to work on waste management and sewage treatment to stop water bodies from being polluted, and said they can use the 'Namami Gange' scheme as a template.

05 January 2023

Delhi, Jal board, delhi jal board, water, sewage, sewage treatment

Delhi Plans To Increase Sewage Treatment Capacity To 95 Per Cent By Year-End: Report

According to a report submitted to the Union Jal Shakti Ministry, the Delhi Jal Board plans to augment its sewage treatment capacity by 130 MGD by December 2022.

24 February 2022

Yamuna River Pollution

Delhi Assembly Approves Grant Of Rs 1,028 Crore For Delhi Jal Board, Cleaning of Yamuna

The Delhi Assembly on Thursday approved a supplementary grant of Rs 1,028 crore for the Delhi Jal Board and to speed up work for cleaning the Yamuna

20 January 2023


Massive Blast In Pakistan's Karachi, 12 Killed, Many Injured

Officials are yet to conclude whether the explosion was caused by a gas pipeline or a build-up of methane is to be blamed that took place inside the sewage system which eventually led to the explosion.

18 December 2021


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