Delhi Jal Board, DJB was constituted on 6th April 1998, through an Act of Delhi Legislative Assembly Delhi incorporating the Water Supply and Sewage Disposal undertaking. Water Supply and Sewage Disposal are the two main divisions of the work collection of Delhi Jal Board, DJB. Water sources: The Delhi’s total water is supplied by the Delhi Jal Board, DJB the main resources are Yamuna River apart from groundwater, Delhi gets its water from the Ganga Canal, the western Yamuna canal and the Bhakra Canal. Water Supply in Delhi:
The Delhi Jal Board water supply includes:
Booster Pumping Stations (BPS).
Under Ground Reservoirs (UGR).
Delhi Jal Board, DJB Water Treatments Plants:Delhi Jal Board, DJB has taken many steps in this direction to provide filtered water supply to the entire city. In Delhi, there are many water treatment plants is frequently rising with Delhi Jal Board, DJB is also added. The forthcoming Delhi Jal Board, DJB Water treatment plants which is one at Nangloi, Bawana, Sonia Vihar, Trans-Yamuna, Murad Nagar etc. More on this Delhi Jal Board, DJB have started 13 more Under Ground Reservoirs and Booster Pumping Station in Delhi. Water Conservation Programs by Delhi Jal Board, DJB:Delhi Jal Board, DJB started special campaign for public to make conscious on water conservation through general media coverage. Rainwater harvesting Schemes is also implemented in all Delhi Jal Board, DJB buildings, in addition Residents Welfare Associations are also being implemented for huge rainwater harvesting to form additional water supply and support to decrease water tables. Water Supply Quality Assurance Measures Adopted by Delhi Jal Board, DJB Delhi:DelhiJal Board , DJB conforms the quality average laid down by the Urban Development Ministry, Govt. The raw water will tested at the Delhi Jal Board , DJB water treatment plants and will be supplied through different canals. Water samples will be collected from daily distributer from different locations of the Delhi to ensure that safe drinking reaches to the consumers. Waste Water Handling: Delhi Jal Board , DJB has a wide network of internal, marginal and stalk drain covers 5600 kms. Delhi Jal Board , DJB has provided sewage facilities in all approved colonies 567 are illegalized and 144 colonies provided sewage system and also drainage lines have been laid down to 93 urban villages. You just log on Delhi Jal Board , DJB website, to get more details regarding Delhi Jal Board , DJB and its supply resources and channels. For DJB water connection you can apply and download form through Delhi Jal Board , DJB