Evaluation of Surface, Ground and Sewage Water for Sustainable Supply of Potable Water to Bengaluru

@article{Sawkar2012EvaluationOS,
  title={Evaluation of Surface, Ground and Sewage Water for Sustainable Supply of Potable Water to Bengaluru},
  author={R. H. Sawkar},
  journal={Journal of the Geological Society of India},
  year={2012},
  volume={80},
  pages={877-880}
}
Bengaluru which was only 29 sq. km in the beginning of last century has grown beyond the limits laid down by Kempegowda II to 1275 sq. km. The population has also increased from 1.63 lakhs in 1901 to 84.90 lakhs in 2011 and is expected grow to 205.61 lakhs by 2051. Bengaluru Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) is presently pumping 1400 MLD across four stages from Cauvery river for about a distance of 100 km over a height of 300 m, is an unique example in the world. Karnataka State had… CONTINUE READING

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