Wednesday, Dec 07, 2022

Mumbai Sewage Disposal Project


Sewage treatment plant project: BMC finalises contractors

May 03, 2022 10:10 am

In February, the civic body had scrapped the tenders following a controversy over the high bidding price from the contractors and the Opposition's allegation of cartelisation. Contractors had quoted 30% to 70% above the BMC estimates of six STPs. It was the fourth time in the last few years when the tender for MSDP-II had to be cancelled.

Sewage Disposal Project set for further delays as allegations of irregularities abound

October 02, 2021 1:05 am

In August, the Supreme Court had slammed the BMC over delay in setting up STPs and directed it to comply with NGT order on upgrading sewage treatment facilities.

Hardlook: Mumbai’s woefully inadequate sewage treatment plants need to be upgraded immediately

February 25, 2019 5:37 am

Over the last 10 years, implementation of the Mumbai Sewage Disposal Project-II has virtually come to a standstill. Amid this, the NGT has stayed an MoEF notification on norms for STPs, which is likely to further delay BMC’s plan to modernise these plants.

Polls may further delay phase-II of Rs 4,000-cr sewage disposal project

September 15, 2014 1:32 am

The three-acre plot identified for the project next to the current sewage plant at Bandra Reclamation is being used by the MSRDC

BMC: Won’t compromise on expansion of Love Grove sewage plant

March 28, 2011 3:28 am

Emphesising the need for a bigger and better sewage disposal system for the city,the BMC has refused to budge from its decision to expand the Love Grove sewage pumping station in Worli that is being opposed by slumdwellers who would have to be relocated for the work.

To stop open defecation,civic body collects data on public toilets

February 16, 2011 4:43 am

To Improve sanitation facilities in the city,the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation is conducting a survey of spots/areas that require public toilets.