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PEC recommends NPDES to raltionalise water usages

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STAFF REPORT IBD: The Pakistan Engineering Congress (PEC) has recommended the government to set up National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) in order to solve the issue of contamination of drinking water as presently only 25.61 per cent of the total population in the country has access to safe drinking water due to shortage or contamination of water resources.It also suggested the introduction of 100 per cent metering to ensure water supply to urban areas, to boost the revenues and…Read More