Wastewater and storm water drainage systems in Kolkata a special note on current happennings

S. Bose
Situated between the tidal river Hugli on the west, the overflowing swamps on the east, and having tidal creeks surrounding, Kolkata suffered chronically from drainage congestion and water logging, especially during monsoon period with large run-off. The city proper has a combined sewer disposal system laid in west to east direction as per natural slope of the basin, and the drainage is disposed through channels and canals to river Kulti, which carries the discharge to...

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Wastewater and storm water drainage systems in Kolkata a special note on current happennings

S. Bose
Situated between the tidal river Hugli on the west, the overflowing swamps on the east, and having tidal creeks surrounding, Kolkata suffered chronically from drainage congestion and water logging, especially during monsoon period with large run-off. The city proper has a combined sewer disposal system laid in west to east direction as per natural slope of the basin, and the drainage is disposed through channels and canals to river Kulti, which carries the discharge to...

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