Sri K.T. Rama Rao, Hon’ble Minister for MA&UD along with Sri Arvind Kumar, IAS Principal Secretary, Telangana State have reviewed Sewage System and STPs functioning on 18.05.2020 at Board Office, Khairatabad.

The Sri.M.Dana Kishore, IAS, Managing Director, HMWSSB has given a power point presentation on existing sewerage system along with STPs functioning. The Hon’ble Minister Rama Rao has said that the Hyderabad Sewerage System has to be strengthened further by identifying the availability open places nearby the existing STPs instead of searching for new places towards construction of new STPs through PPP mode. A vertical STP on Kukatpally Nala has to be taken up immediately said by the Minister. The fecal sludge treatment plants are to be taken up within the ORR limits to avoid the ground water contamination and there is a need for construction of slit chambers at every Function Halls, Hotels, Hostels, Hospitals and at every Commercial Buildings. Severe action will be taken up on the owners those who are not having slit chambers.

The Minister has also said that every apartment having 100 or more flats must have their own STP’s upto ORR limits and accordingly the HMWSSB/ GHMC has to prepare plans.

Dr.M.Styanarayana, Executive Director, HMWSSB, other Directors and officers also participated.