By September of this 12 months, Hyderabad will likely be treating the entire sewage generated throughout the metropolis limits. Minister for Municipal Administration and City Improvement Ok. T. Rama Rao made this promise on Saturday whereas inaugurating the 15 million litres per day (MLD) sewage remedy plant (STP) constructed at a value of ₹ 41 crores at Kokapet.
Talking after inaugurating the utility, Mr. Rama Rao stated Hyderabad generates about 2000 MLD of sewage every single day. “Each different metropolis manages to deal with 30 to 40% sewage. We’re going to be treating 100% of the sewage generated by the town. We’re investing ₹ 3,866 crores to construct 31 new STPs to deal with 1,259 MLD. We have now sought monetary assist from the Central authorities however I’m not very assured of getting any cash from them,” stated Mr. Rama Rao. Town already has 25 STPs treating 772 MLD.
“About 11 lakh households are being supplied free ingesting water as much as 20,000 litres per 30 days within the Better Hyderabad Municipal Company space. The federal government has spent ₹850 crore for this function,” stated the Minister.