For the primary time since 1965, the water degree in Yamuna dipped to the bottom 666.80 ft towards the conventional degree of 674.50 ft, resulting in scarcity of water provide in most components of the nationwide Capital. The water provide can be accessible with low strain. In keeping with the Delhi Jal Board, resulting from much less receipt of uncooked water in Delhi Sub Department (DSB), Provider Line Channel (CLC) and discount of pond degree at 666.80 ft towards the conventional degree of 674.50 ft in River Yamuna at Wazirabad, the water manufacturing has been affected adversely in Chandrawal and Wazirabad Water Therapy Vegetation. “The DJB has executed rationalization of water in complete metropolis. Subsequently, water provide can be accessible at low strain within the morning and night of July 30 and so forth until the adequate water is launched by Haryana in DSB, CLC and in River Yamuna,” mentioned a senior DJB official.
“The areas more likely to be affected are Civil strains, Hindu Rao Hospital and adjoining areas together with KamlaNagar, ShaktiNagar and adjoining areas of KarolBagh, Pahar Ganj, NDMC areas, Outdated and New Rajinder Nagar, Patel Nagar (East & West), Baljeet Nagar, Prem Nagar, Inderpuri Kalkaji, Govindpuri, Tugalkabad, Sangam Vihar, Ambedkar Nagar. Prahladpur, Ramleela Floor, Delhi gate, Subhash Park, Mannequin City, Gulabi Bagh, PunjabiBagh, Jahangirpuri,Moolchand, South Extension, Better kailash, Burari and components of Cantonment areas and South Delhi,” mentioned the DJB in a press release issued on Wednesday.
“Subsequently, public is suggested to make considered use of water and water tankers shall be accessible on demand,” the assertion added.
Earlier, this month DJB’s Vice Chairman Saurabh Bhardwaj had expressed concern over the Yamuna’s dipping water ranges. He had urged the Haryana authorities once more to launch extra water into river to get a correct water provide.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal had additionally requested Haryana authorities to launch water within the Yamuna. “The water degree of Yamuna is repeatedly reducing. I request the Haryana Authorities to cooperate. I’ll request the L-G additionally to ask the Haryana authorities to do the identical,” Kejriwal had mentioned.