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Piped Water Supply Schemes (PWSS) for Arsenic affected areas of Malda District


SALIENT FEATURES

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Name of Scheme

Malda Surface based water Supply Scheme for Arsenic affected Water (Phase-I/Phase-II)

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Name of District

Malda

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Name of Block

Kaliachak - I, II & III, English Bazar (Part), Manikchak (Part)

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Source of water

River Ganga

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Location

Kaliachak - I, II & III, English Bazar (Part), Manikchak (Part),

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Justification of the Scheme

Scheme will ensure Arsenic Free Drinking Water in the Arsenic Contaminated Area. 

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Number of Mouzas / Villages covered

281 nos

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Census population(2011) covered

1198371

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Year of Commissioning

2000

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Design Year

2021 AD

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Present percapita service lavel

50 lpcd

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Treatment plant capacity (if WTP is provided)

27.5 MLD & 47.5 MLD

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Period of Treatment and supply

20 hrs & 8 hrs

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Treatment process in brief

Water purification by conventional treatment

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Length of Rising Main(both raw and clear water) in km

141 km

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 Length of Distribution System pipelines (in KM)

1200 km

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 No of water Reservoirs with capacity

2 nos, 1750 cum & 3150 cum

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No of Over head  Reservoirs with capacity

24 nos, 400 cum to 1400 cum different size

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Any Special feature of scheme if any

NA