The Delhi government shared a video today of the continuous revival of the lake spread.

New Delhi: In a bid to save the wetland environment of the capital, the work to resuscitate Delhi’s Mughal-time Roshanara Lake has started. The Delhi government shared a video today of the continuous revival of the lake spread.

Transferred by the Aam Aadmi Party on its Twitter page, the clasp includes a flying perspective on the lake spread situated in the Shakti Nagar area of North Delhi. “[Arvind] Kejriwal government is restoring the Mughal-time Roshanara Lake spread over 3.5 sections of land,” the text joined to the video read.

According to the Twitter post, the venture is being completed by the Delhi Jal Board “in record time”. 2.25 million liters of treated water will be utilized to reestablish the dead lake and 16 cylinder wells will be supplanted in the process to save groundwater, the post read.

As of late, the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi Vinai Kumar Saxena guided the Municipal Corporation Of Delhi to redevelop the Roshanara Bagh. A 8.5-section of land region has been recognized which will be changed into a “top notch” nursery as a feature of the task, revealed news organization ANI.

The LG had said that the dead Roshanara Lake will be likewise reestablished and requested that the authorities dig and clean the lake to a profundity of 4 meters. He expressed that depending on water wouldn’t be sufficient to fill the lake and proposed channelising water from neighboring flood-inclined regions and regions that witness waterlogging to the lake through pipelines, the report added.


The LG likewise said that the dirt de-silted from the bed of the lake will be utilized to build a 4-meter bound around it. Furthermore, squander from the Bhalswa landfill will likewise be utilized for the bound. This, as indicated by the LG, will ensure that the dirt doesn’t stream back to the lake and will likewise decrease the weight on the landfill.