RO water plant inaugurated at Kashmere Gate Metro Station
With an aim to provide potable drinking water to its commuters, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) in association with Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited (TP-DDL) has launched the first Any Time Water RO Plant (ATW) at Kashmere Gate Metro station today.
The RO water purifiers at this plant have a capacity of 500 LPH (Liter per Hour) and installation of the same has been done to provide potable drinking water to the passengers using Kashmere Gate Metro stations. A glass of cold RO water (200 ml) will be available at a very nominal cost of Rupee One from this ATW plant. The day-to-day operations of the RO plant will be managed by the women of Self Help Group (SHG).Tata Power-DDL has already formed 290 such Self Help Groups in the JJ cluster community to address the issue of unemployment and infuse the spirit of entrepreneurship development in women.
As part of MoU between DMRC and Tata Power-DDL, the TP-DDL will install such RO Plants at four more Delhi Metro stations (Vishwavidyalaya, GTB Nagar, Jahangirpuri and Rithala) during current summer season
The RO plant was inaugurated by Mr. Praveer Sinha, CEO & MD, Tata Power Delhi Distribution Limited and Mr. Sharat Sharma, Director (Operations), Delhi Metro Rail Corporations Limited in the presence of senior officials from both the organizations.