3 sewage treatment plants to keep Tolly Nullah water clean
| Tuesday | 10th September, 2019
Kolkata: To stop pollution in Tolly Nullah, the Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC), is coming up with three sewage treatment plants at strategic locations on its bank.
The three treatment plants will treat waste before discharging it into the water.
"We have already identified land for construction of the sewage treatment plants at ward 110, 97 and 94 and will soon float tender for the project.
We have sought Rs 1,500 crore for the construction of these sewage treatment plants from the Centre," said Debabrata Majumder, Member, Mayor-in-Council (Solid Waste Management and Tolly Nullah).
Set up by the British, Tolly Nullah was connected with the Bay of Bengal many years ago.
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