Tue. Oct 4th, 2022

quick urbanisation has badly affected drainage system on the world as pure drains have been destroyed, says report

quick urbanisation has badly affected drainage system on the world as pure drains have been destroyed, says report

The straightening of the Thevara-Perandoor (TP) canal on the triangular crossing of the railway shut to the Ernakulam South railway station should be taken up on precedence basis for averting flooding inside the Kammattipadam space of the Kochi company, in conserving with the Irrigation division.

The straightening of the canal will assist the company deal with the flood situation larger as a end result of the canal will carry away important portions of floodwaters. The quick urbanisation has badly affected the drainage system at Kammattipadam as pure drains inside the area have been destroyed. Buildings have been constructed in such a strategy that the full drainage system inside the world has been blocked, in conserving with the detailed challenge report (DPR).

Shifting of pipelines from the mattress of the TP canal, extension of the drain from Kammattipadom to the canal for a size of one hundred fifty metres, reconstruction of the TP canal and the culvert under AL Jacob flyover, and dismantling of the ring bund throughout the canal have additionally been proposed.

The Kammattipadom challenge will value round ₹three.6 crore. The funds for the challenge will in all likelihood be launched from the ₹10 crore allotted for Operation Breakthrough, the flood mitigation challenge. The Irrigation division will implement the challenge in session with various businesses collectively with the Kochi company, mentioned R. Baji Chandran, Superintending Engineer, Minor Irrigation Central Circle, Kakkanad, who led the investigation and survey for the challenge.

The reconstruction of the bridge throughout TP canal shut to the Mullassery Canal Junction and the enchancment of a sluice with a shutter on the inlet of Kammattipadam drain shut to the Mullassery canal ought to be undertaken under the challenge. The de-silting of the full canal stretch should even be accorded precedence, the report famous.

a gathering convened by the District Collector to overview the progress of Operation Breakthrough different day had decided to take up the Kammattipadam challenge as a end result of the fourth stage of the flood mitigation challenge.

Engineers have suggested that every one the listed actions of the challenge should be carried out concurrently to cease further damage to the setting.


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