The Kalba sewage
plant has the capacity to process 3,700 cu.
The assistant undersecretary said that the ministry will ensure constant supervision on all of its projects, including the sewage
projects, in order to fulfill the needs of citizens in the different areas of the Kingdom and provide better services.
Guchu said the ministry is developing policies and putting up infrastructure to have the sewage
produced in households and industries treated and recycled.
A polio case can be reported in any city due to the frequent movement of people from one city to another, but the presence of the virus in sewage
water means that a vaccination campaign in the area did not meet its target.
'First of all, we need a master plan from the provincial authorities, with assistance from NGOs, to help in the cleaning and elimination of water sewage
,' he said.
disposal system in Islamabad provides disposal from each house through pipes and its conduction to trunk sewers.
The length of the future sewage
network projects till 2045 will be 2,518km and the length of the treated water 302km.
'The other proposed sewage
system, the vacuum sewer system, was not approved under the National Water Services Commission's standards,' he said in his winding up speech.
There are, however, some fundamental flaws in the Greater Karachi sewage
treatment plans as envisaged in Project S-III.
Those outside this area must build their own sewage
treatment plants or septic tanks and employ sewage
A new report suggests that between 2011 and 2014, the volume of treated sewage
in Saudi Arabia increased from 66% to 77%.
Up to 20,000 houses have been connected to the sewage
network across the emirate (Alamy Image)