The BMC has zeroed in on three locations in the city where the plants will be set up, including the bulldozer garage near the Deonar dumping ground in Govandi, an area near the old landfill in Gora

The course correction is part of the govt’s new policy on irrigation projects, which is in its implementation stage.

Final decision after state nod to report.

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Proposals include total ban on release of untreated sewage water in rivers, dams

Plan will be expanded from the current Rs 53,000 cr to Rs 68,000 cr

Latur, which is reeling under the worst water crisis, will have 10 irrigation projects worth Rs 248 crore, promising to bring 11,011 hectares of land under irrigation.

At present, the entire Rs 850 crore is deposited with the ministry of revenue and utilised for non-irrigation projects, even though the funds are generated from agriculture and allied activities.

The Damanganga-Pinjal link project entails diversion of surplus water of Damanganga basin to Pinjal reservoir in Vaitarna.

The BMC was contesting an order passed by National Green Tribunal, which directed the civic body to demolish the compound wall around the 3,000-tonne bio-reactor plant on the Kanjurmarg ground.