Demonstration sites

PAVITRA GANGA is setting up a new demonstration site at the Jajmau Wastewater Treatment Plant in Kanpur and working with the LOTUS HR project at the existing demonstration site at the Barapullah Drain New Delhi.

The Barapullah drain systems discharges the waste water of 3.4 million New Delhi citizens into the Yamuna river. The drain receives 1.25 million litres of wastewater with variable quality conditions from both households and domestic industries. The temperatures vary depending on the seasons and the wastewater is strongly diluted during the monsoon.

There are only three sewage treatment plants in Kanpur city, and they are located in Jajmau where more than 400 tanneries are located.