NMCG and IOC sign mou for industrial use of treated water

Posted on:20 Aug 2016 09:21:13
NMCG and IOC sign mou for industrial use of treated water
20 August 2016 Current Affairs: Union Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Sushri Uma Bharti has  been made with the foundation laying of STP in Mathura which will provide treated water for industrial use.Laying the foundation of 20 MLD STP in Vrindavan  the Minister informed that the STP will be built at a cost of Rs. 40 crore. 

A nine kilometer pipeline from Laxmi nagar to Gokul barrage will carry the treated water to Mathura refinery. 

An MoU was also signed to this effect between National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) and Indian Oil Corporation (IOC).

The adoption of hybrid annuity mode by NMCG the complexion of Yamuna will change completely in Mathura-Vrindavan by the year 2018. 

The Minister said that with the use of pressure technology in irrigation we would be able to save about 60 percent water of Ganga and Yamuna which will help to maintain good e-flow of water in these rivers. 

Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Shri Nitin Gadkari and Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas Shri Dharmendra Pradhan also addressed the gathering. Ujjwala LPG connections were also distributed to 300 women on the occasion.

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