New Delhi: Water supply will be affected in components of Delhi beginning Thursday due to the depletion of water degree on the Wazirabad pond following discount in the discharge of uncooked water by Haryana in the Yamuna, the Delhi Jal Board mentioned on Wednesday. Operations have been affected at Wazirabad, Chandrawal and Okhla water remedy crops. Water supply will be affected from Thursday morning until the pond degree improves to regular, it mentioned.
The areas seemingly to be affected are civil strains, Hindu Rao Hospital and adjoining areas, Kamla Nagar, Shakti Nagar, Karol Bagh, Paharganj, NDMC areas, Rajinder Nagar, Patel Nagar, Baljeet Nagar, Prem Nagar, Inderpuri, Kalkaji, Govindpuri, Tugalkabad, Sangam Vihar, Ambedkar Nagar.
Prahladpur, Ramleela Ground, Delhi gate, Subhash Park, Model Town, Gulabi Bagh, Punjabi Bagh, Jahangirpuri, Moolchand, South Extension, Greater kailash, Burari, components of Cantonment areas and south Delhi will even face a water scarcity, it mentioned.
The Chandrawal, Wazirabad and Okhla WTPs have a capability of 90 MGD, 135 MGD and 20 MGD, respectively.
The crops supply ingesting water to northeast Delhi, west Delhi, north Delhi, central Delhi, south Delhi, together with Delhi Cantonment, and New Delhi Municipal Council areas.
Delhi requires round 1,200 MGD of water, whereas the DJB provides round 950 MGD.
Haryana provides a complete of 610 million gallons of water a day to Delhi via two canals — CLC (368 MGD) and DSB (177) — and the Yamuna (65 MGD).
CLC and the DSB are equipped water from Hathni Kund through Munak canal and Bhakra Beas Management Board. Besides, Delhi receives 253 MGD from Uttar Pradesh via the Upper Ganga Canal, and 90 MGD is drawn from ranney wells and tube wells put in throughout town.