Untreated sewage pumped into Buckingham Canal

Crores of rupees is being spent on restoration of lakes and rivers but simultaneously, untreated sewage is being let into waterbodies regularly by the very authorities who are in-charge of safe disposal.

The RK Nagar Pumping Station, which is supposed to divert the sewage into the Kodungaiyur treatment plant, has been dumping raw sewage into the Buckingham Canal – an indication that the city’s sewage management system is faulty.

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