Bio-remediation of Hussainsagar lake

bio-remediation of lake

The Hyderabad Metropolitan Development Authority (HMDA), which has taken up a series of measures towards restoring the lost glory of Hussainsagar lake, has now decided to take up bio-remediation of lake.

Under the Hussain sagar Lake and Catchment Improvement Project taken up with financial assistance from Japan International Cooperation Agency, the HMDA intends to go for in situ bio-remediation process using engineered microbial cultures that can be added to the polluted lake water for its improvement. This is expected to help arrest the algal blooms and foul smell emissions and improve the overall water quality.


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