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The team found that the sewer water of Jajmau area is being passed to Sheetala Bazar pumping station.Mishra said that he strongly objected to pumping of domestic sewage water into Sheetala Bazar pumping station.
I myself had asked to divert the sewage water to Sheetala Bazar pumping station and as a result of no polluted water is being discharged into the river”, Agarwal said.
Similar quantity of water was also released on Tuesday.
Regular supply of water is being maintained to ensure that enough water remains in Ganga in Prayagraj so that devotees get a chance to have a dip in Ganga during Kumbh”, said an irrigation department official.Meanwhile, regional pollution control board team inspected Jajmau area and randomly checked the pumping stations and their channels.
For this, water is being discharged from Narora dam into Ganga which is stocked for a while before being released further from the barrage into the downstream, Mishra said.“Over 7,000 cusecs of water was released from the barrage into Ganga’s downstream on Wednesday.
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