The construction works of Rs 4.76-crore STP was started in 2020 for carrying treated sewage water from the plant to Kadukuttai, located 4.5 kilometres away.
Crosswinds, a gated villa project with 10 swanky homes, is completely flooded with sewage from the rajakaluve connecting to Bellandur lake.
Apart from treating the generated sewage, the new STPs would also help protect water bodies including lakes, tanks and ponds in the city.
The lawmakers asked the Commission “to use all the political and legal means in its possession” to find a solution, accusing the U.K. of violating its post-Brexit trade deal with the EU.
Civic body plans to spend Rs 10 cr UNIDO & Rs 4.93 cr corporation general funds on STPs in 8 areas of Vijayawada
According to metrowater status report, the physical progress of outfalls identified under Phase II was still at 99% overall.
Uncertainty remains over Kozhikode city corporation’s proposed sewage treatment plant (STP) at Avikkalthode as there is no sign of an end to the local protest against the project.
Besides, Huliot India plans to recycle polluted lakes and ponds and make the water reusable. They will engage with gram panchayats in villages to help use recycled water for irrigation.
The problem, they say, is because SWD work on Habibullah Road and GN Chetty Road is being carried out simultaneously by different contractors.
Civic officials said that Mahesh, a sewage cleaner, entered into a newly constructed manhole to remove gunny bags that were placed to prevent sewage from entering into the manhole.
During an audit, his organisation observed that the STP was not functioning properly, causing the untreated water from the canal to drain into the Vaigai river near AV bridge.
Councillors urged CCMC to build proper drainages in the streets of the newly added areas to avoid inundation of the roads and houses during the rainy season.
PWD is planning to conduct a survey to identify defaulters.
With no solution in sight, nearly 7,000 residents on Doddamara Road, dotted with apartments, plan to stage a protest on Saturday to draw attention to their woes.
The collector said that works of at least 500 ponds out of the 813 ponds created at the cost of ₹12.44 crore should be completed by June 15.
Sewage let into the once pristine lake has left it stinking, forcing the GHMC to finally act
Adoption of modern technology at the Okhla sewage treatment plant in south Delhi has improved the quality of water at the site by 82 per cent, officials said on Monday.
Sources added that since the two largest lakes in Ka Kuppam and Yerumanathangal were contaminated, V Marudhur is the next largest lake located within the town limits.
Water Minister Satyendar Jain said that due to the untimely operation of SPS, several problems including sewage overflow and sewer line blockage were on the rise in many places.
Residents claim that the sewage pipeline from SIS Marakesh, the apartment complex, was constructed about six months ago and is discharging sewage after midnight, contaminating the waterbody.