The current sewage generation for Delhi is 327 crore litres per day against the existing treatment capacity of 276 crore litres per day.
The Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal has urged the citizens to plant trees. This is as part of a Mega Plantation Drive initiated by the Delhi Government. The objective of the Plantation Drive is to make Delhi green and pollution free. More than 5 lakh saplings are being planted […]
The Department has invited school students to join the tree plantation campaign. Shri Arvind Kejriwal will be the Chief Guest for the occasion.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal at the launch ceremony of Delhi Jal Board’s mSeva mobile app.
The President of India recently inaugurated the first ever Sewage Treatment Plant in the President’s Estate, enabling the latter to meet 80% of its water requirements for horticulture through recycled waste water.
The Delhi Chief Minister-designate, Shri Arvind Kejriwal calls on the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on February 12, 2015.
Weekly environmental news roundup from across different media networks for Week 12 (starting March 18, 2013) 2013.
The debate on water privatization is an ongoing debate of public interest not only in India but globally as well. Supporters of privatization argue that water should be viewed as an economic good and hence commoditized. However, as recently as in 2010, the United Nations has recognized the right to water as a basic human right.