Generation and treatment of sewage in Uttarakhand

Last Modified: Sun May 24 2020 17:44:36 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
  • 495 million litres
    Sewage generated in the state of Uttarakhand each day.
  • 342,000 million litres
    Sewage in the state that does not get treated. Most of it ultimately ends up in rivers such as the Ganga, Bhagirathi, Alaknanda, Rispana, Bindal, Suswa and Song.
  • 24
    Number of Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) that are currently operational in the state. They treat 153 million litres of sewage each day.
  • 170.55 million litres
    Sewage generated in Dehradun city each day.
  • 51.42 MLD
    Sewage in Dehradun city that does not get treated. Most of it ultimately ends up in rivers such as Rispana, Bindal and Suswa. [MLD = Million Litres per Day].
  • 7
    Number of Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) that are currently operational in Dehradun city. They treat 115.13 million litres of sewage each day.