The AMC standing committee has approved the project for the setting up of a new water plant at Jaspur. The treatment plant will have the capacity to process 200 million litres per day (MLD) will serve the water needs of areas such as Chandkheda, Motera, Sabarmati, and Ranip. The project includes the setting up of a water treatment plant, a clear water pump house, the laying of pipelines within the plant complex, and a five-year contract for operation and management.
The standing committee also cleared proposals of two overhead water tanks with capacities of 10 lakh litres and 15 lakh litres in Maninagar, an underground tank of 48 lakh litres at Khokhra, and another at Sabarmati with a capacity of 51 lakh litres. TNN.