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Project Profile (Updated: 9 February 2020)

Development of integrated wastewater Management Systems for Gazipur City
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Project Name:
Development of integrated wastewater Management Systems for Gazipur City
Sector:
Urban
Department/Ministry:
Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives
Implementing Agency:
Gazipur City Corporation
Location:
Gazipur City Corporation
Background:

Water, Wastewater and sanitation standards have deteriorated in the Gazipur City Corporation (GCC) due to unregulated industrial expansion, unplanned urbanization, encroachment of the rivers and overloading of infrastructures. In Tongi Zone (32.76 sq. Kms), consisting of 15 wards and Gazipur Zone (47.87 Sq. Km), consisting of 8 wards, are provided with piped water supply. There is no surface water source and all water is estimated in the range of 40-50 liters per capita per day (LPCD). Piped supply is supplemented by alternate sources, mainly public and private Tube wells (TWs).

Arrangements for sanitation facilities at the GCC are undertaken privately, even at household levels, by means such as sanitary latrines and pit latrines. GCC, with a focus on improving public infrastructure for wastewater management in GCC. Tongi and Gazipur Zones have been identified as needing immediate intervention.

Objective:
  • To assess the existing wastewater management context in GCC and establish a broad road map and/or strategy for safe collection, conveyance and disposal of municipal wastewater.
  • Determine safe site(s) for collection, treatment and disposal of wastewater as well as discharge of fecal sludge in the proposed sites.
  • Promote overall public infrastructures for wastewater management in the GCC

 

Status:
CCEA Approved (In Principle)
Note:
CCEA Approved (In Principle) on 8 November, 2018
Contact:

Najmus Sayadat
Director (Finance)
Phone: +88 02 55007420
E-mail: najmus@pppo.gov.bd
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Phone: +88 02 55007421
(Last updated 9 February 2020; subject to further revision.)
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