The Coimbatore Corporation is planning to set up sewage treatment plants at Kavundampalayam dump yard and Nehru Nagar in Kalapatti. The Tamil Nadu Water Supply and Drainage Board (TWAD) has been asked to prepare a new detailed project report (DPR). It has also plans to set up an STP at Vellalore dump yard. TWAD officials have estimated the cost to set up both plants at Rs.700 crore.
Extracted from TNN, July 12,’15