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Water quality monitoring of water bodies during idol immersion

Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board is monitoring water quality of water bodies like, lakes, tanks, canals, rivers, etc. during immersion of Ganesh idols regularly every year as per the directions of Central Pollution Control Board in ities and major towns of Andhra Pradesh. Water quality monitoring results obtained during the year 2014 for the cities and towns are as follows:

 

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Status of water quality of Raama Krishna beach, Visakhapatnam during immersion of Ganesh idols – 2014

 

S. No.

Parameter

Before
Immersion

During
Immersion

After
Immersion

28.08.14

30.08.14

03.09.14

10.09.14

17.09.14

29.09.14

1.

pH

7.8

7.9

7.8

7.7

7.7

7.2

2

Total Suspended Solids at 105OC

22

30

34

22

21

22

3

BODat 27oC

3.6

12

13

4.8

6.8

2.4

4

Dissolved Oxygen

6.0

5.4

4.4

3.5

4.5

7.0

All values are expressed in mg/lit except pH.

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Status of water quality of River Krishna at Prakasam baariage, Vijayawada during immersion of Ganesh idols – 2014

S. No.

Parameter

Before
Immersion

During
Immersion

After
Immersion

28.08.14

30.08.14

06.09.14

10.09.14

17.09.14

1.

pH

7.74

7.57

7.99

8.10

7.08

2

Total Suspended Solids at 105OC

6.0

10

10

10

10

3

Total Dissolved Solids at 105OC

330

380

420

400

365

4

BODat 27oC

0.6

0.6

1.3

0.7

0.6

5

Dissolved
Oxygen

7.0

5.8

7.0

6.5

4.5

All values are expressed in mg/lit except pH.
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Status of water quality of Eluru canal at Ambika theatre, Eluru during immersion of Ganesh idols – 2014

 

S. No.

Parameter

Before
Immersion

During Immersion

After
Immersion

28.08.2014

30.08.14

03.09.14

10.09.14

1.

pH

7.42

7.78

6.87

7.85

2

Total Suspended Solids at 105OC

15

10

12

10

3

Total Dissolved Solids at 105OC

325

345

425

390

4

BODat 27oC

0.9

1.0

1.0

0.7

5

Dissolved Oxygen

4.0

3.4

4.3

5.5

All values are expressed in mg/lit except pH.

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Status of water quality of Kakinada beach during immersion of Ganesh idols – 2014

 

S. No.

Parameter

Before Immersion

During Immersion

After Immersion

28.08.14

30.08.14

03.09.14

10.09.14

17.09..14

29.09.14


1.


pH


7.9


7.9


6.8


7.6


7.2


8.1


2


Total Suspended Solids at 105OC


36


22


26


28


36


18


3


BOD3 at 27oC


3.2


5.6


22


8.8


3.0


1.6


4


Dissolved Oxygen


4.8


5.6


5.5


4.8


4.8


7.0

All values are expressed in mg/lit except pH

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Status of water quality of Pennar River, Ranganayakulu temple, Nellore during immersion of Ganesh idols – 2014

 

S. No.

Parameter

Before Immersion

During Immersion

After Immersion

28.08.14

30.08.14

03.09.14

10.09.14

17.09.14

29.09.14


1.


pH


8.21


7.46


7.89


7.06


7.65


7.69


2


Total Suspended Solids at 105OC


10


53


12


10


10


10


3


Total Dissolved Solids at 105OC


555


510


815


820


745


780


4

BOD3 at 27oC


0.6


0.8


0.9


0.6


0.8


0.6


5


Dissolved Oxygen


7.4


6.5


6.0


6.2


6.5


4.2

All values are expressed in mg/lit except pH.

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Status of water quality of Vykuntapuram canal, Tenaali, Guntur during immersion of Ganesh idols – 2014

 

S. No.

Parameter

Before
Immersio

During  Immersion

After Immersion

28.08.14

30.08.14

06.09.14

10.09.14

17.09.14

1.

pH

6.78

8.03

7.30

8.19

7.73

2

Total Suspended Solids at 105OC

10

12

10

10

10

3

Total Dissolved Solids at 105OC

320

350

320

395

330

4

BODat 27oC

0.6

0.8

0.8

1.1

0.8

5

Dissolved Oxygen

7.3

7.8

8.4

7.5

6.6

 

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