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Pumping of raw water from Kanhan reduced by 25 MLD


NAGPUR: Half of town in north and south Nagpur are all set to stand water minimize as water stage and float in the Kanhan river has began receding. As a outcome, the pumping of clear water from Kanhan water works has been affected by virtually 25 MLD. Against 195 MLD, the Orange City Water is pumping around 170 MLD raw water from the Kanhan river.


“Nagpur Municipal Corporation and OCW technical team are working to fulfil the call for from Pench which will is probably not possible but it seems that any longer fall in the river’s water stage might be negative to the water supply especially in the northern and southern portions of town like Nehru Nagar, Satranjipura, Lakadganj and Ashi Nagar zones,” said a press liberate issued through OCW spokesperson.


The water assets division and NMC’s water works division officials are jointly making efforts to unravel the problem at the earliest and make required raw water to be had for town, the release said.


This time the water stage in Kanhan has been affected badly because of the underneath development Kochhi Barrage close to Kochhi village in Khapa. The Kanhan water stage lowered steadily for which NMC-OCW has to stand the issue to serve water supply to Nagpur. NMC-OCW has steered the citizens to make use of potable water judiciously.


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