Writings and Speeches

Writings and Speeches

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1896 edition. Excerpt: ...to be taken via Chaupati mid Sonapur to the Fort and Colaba. The fol'owing objects are aimed at being accomplished in this scheme, viz: --(1). To inprease the daily supply per head. (2). To give a full supply of water to those quarters such as Malabar and Kumballa Hills and Colaba which, from their eleva ion and distance, now received either no water or a very inadequate supply from Vehar. (3). To maintain the supply of water to. the city in case of a temporary failure of the maius. (4). In case of failure o Vebar dams, the Tulsi water passed through the service reservoir into the Vehar main at Graut Road, would give a supply of 6 gallons a head, to the whole population. The inhabitants of the following wards will be supplied from Tulsi: --Tulsi Supply. Wards. Population. I.--Bandora... 5,000 II.--Mahim and Worli 24,352 III.--Mabalakshmi and Walkeshwar... 12,058 IV.--Chaupati, Girgaon, and Khetwadi, ., ... 53.5S2 Y.--Esplanade, Port, and Colaba 69,16) 1,64,152 The following would be supplied at the same time from Vehae. Wards. Population. I.--Coorla... 5,000 II.--Siwri, Parel, and Sion 29, h05 III.--Mazgaon and Tarwadi 31,056 IV.--Kuara, Talav, Kooinbarwada, Kamutliipuia, and Byculla 1,26,260 V.--M'mdvi, Market and Chuckla 1,15,043 VI.--Umarkhadi and Dongri...... 75,429 VII.--Dhobi Tal.iv, Phanaswadi, and Bhuleshvar... 9i,704 Vill.--Water di.iuon 22 953 The discharge of Vehar feeing over 11,000,000 gallons daily the 4aily supply to the above per head would be 22 gallon-. The total daily supply from Tulsi being 4,050,000 gallons, the daily supply per head to a population of 1,54,152 will be over 26 gallons. Foe the additional works at Tulsi a loau of 40 lac8 was sanctioned by the-.Corporation. The scheme was submitted by the Government of Bombay to the...show more

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  • Paperback | 270 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 14mm | 485g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236631382
  • 9781236631381