Thane to get desalination plant, use water from creek – Mumbai Metropolitan Region’s (MMR)

To tackle the water crisis in Thane, the municipal corporation is gearing up to launch Mumbai Metropolitan Region’s (MMR) first creek water desalination pilot project, which will convert 20 million litres of brackish creek water into potable drinking water on a daily basis.

The working order of the project has been sanctioned by the corporation and it will also lay down pipelines to the drought pockets of Diva and parts of Kalwa.