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  • Dear Sir, I have purchased a pump with borewell recently. New Pump Rating - 12.5 HP. Existing Motor - 7.5 HP Existing Site detail 1. Bore depth – 350 Feet 2. Water Level – 250 Feet 3. Current Bore-well – 300 Feet (20*15 Pipes) or vertical length, 4. Pipe Size – 2 Inch or 50 MM 5. Horizontal...
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  • Hi The borewell water in our home shows a TDS of 1150. Could you recommend a solution for lowering it to less than 100. Its causing unsightly stains on the floor, walls, sinks, taps etc. Your advice would be greatly appreciated. This is for my home of 8 persons.
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  • How to establish a mineral-water-bottleling project in Erode district of Tamil Nadu, India? And inform me about the testing & treatment places nearby.
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  • My house is having two water connection one is MCD and other one is private. Many times the MCD supply water we get is dirty and makes whole tank dirty. Initially we thought there might be some leakage so we put our whole pipe overground and checked it, it was clean and good. So everytime we get dir...
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  • Dear Sir, Is the district-monthly data at https://www.indiawaterportal.org/met_data/ available in a comprehensive data sheet, which would save plenty of downloading time? I would use those data for academic purposes on rural labor markets and household welfare in rural India. Sincerely, Stefan Kl...
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  • Is this 120 year old dam safe? I would like the government of India to have proper backup plan for dam collapse and also a plan for constructing new dams. We cant afford to risk millions of life and keep calm. An earthquake, uninterrupted rains or any natural calamity could lead to a dam burst and w...
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  • Hello. I'm Sriganesh from salem. I live in the main part of the urban city. I have a borewell that is unused and it has good amounts of water. I dont want to waste it. Suggest me some good feasible ideas that I can work out to start earning from it. Thanks in advance.
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 10 months 1 week agoread more
  • Hello Sir, I have drill borewell of 380 ft. and got water for 2 .1/2 inch at 345 ft, but now the borewell is filled sand upto 330 ft. Can you please suggest, what I have to do now, do I have to put inner casing after flush, how much inner casing I have to put, I remember I got loose sand at 95 ft t...
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  • We recently drilled borewell in our car parking area. We created a pit around the borewell and covered it with a slab and cemented its sides. Now it is air-tight packed. My question is, when water is sucked by motor, will vaccum be created and disturb the surrounding soil or damage the motor?
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  • Hello Sir, I live in Kolkata under Kolkata Municipality. Sir, I wated to ask you if I have to take any permission from municipality for borewell? Please give me the solution. Thanks
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 10 months 3 weeks agoread more
  • Sir, We are residing in Saraswathi nagar, Adambakkam,Chennai. We have a bore well pump 90 feet below. It was drilled 16 years back. But now it has stopped pumping water. We doubt if ground water exists. Can the same bore be flushed out and tried again? Shall we drill a new Borewell? Pl kindly sugg...
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  • Dear Sir, My village is situated in Uttarakhand in the Himalayan region on a hill in Chamoli district . I want to setup a bottled drinking water plant. It will be give employment to local people and everyone knows that all water comes from the Himalaya. Many young boys in our area are unemployed an...
    gerhwalposted 11 months 17 hours agoread more
  • Kindly provide me the legal standards/procedure to dig borewell in a private land but near a forest land.
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 11 months 1 day agoread more
  • Hello, We cleaned our borewell in 2016 for silt deposition problems due to which we got a rotten stinking smell in tap waters. I would like to know what is the exact frequency of cleaning borewell for a silt problem? I am again getting rotten smell in my borewell now. Previously it was cleaned in 2...
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 11 months 4 days agoread more
  • We have 7 feet septic tank with cement rings fitted but the base is not cemented . We have a 35 feet well with circular fitted rock sides. The well and the septic tank are 6 metres away from each other. Currently the septic tank is not in use but I would like to know if the water from the well would...
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 11 months 4 days agoread more
  • Please suggest reliable automation solution to mange on/off compressor motor by taking consideration into the following 1. Water level in the overhead tank to avoid overflow 2. Dry run protection 3. Timer automation to avoid motor running long time at a stretch during summer
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 11 months 1 week agoread more
  • My house is under 500 m of distance from a new STP plant. At night, strong foul smell disturbs us and even the noise of the plant sometimes. We are really worried about the hazardous effects the plant could have on our body due to such prolonged exposure to the smell. As I was unsuccessful in findi...
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 11 months 1 week agoread more
  • Pls provide rainfall data for Tamil Nadu districts-wise for 2003-2017 ?
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 11 months 1 week agoread more
  • During rainy season, almost all our streets in almost all our cities get inundated with storm water. Please tell us  how best to filter, collect, store, treat and reuse the storm water in underground storage tanks  built in the compounds of houses, open places, parks and gardens etc. Reg...
    priyadposted 11 months 2 weeks agoread more
  • Hello, What is the formula used to calculate "frictional head loss per 1000m" on pg. no. 606 of Manual on Water Supply and Treatment? I am unable to find the formula used in this manual. thanks
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i need to know all the points to be considered before the installation of a borewell for a family of 10 members.

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We have our 100ft borewell dug in 2013. Recently our drainage got clogged and the sewage water got mixed in our borewell. Now the drainage clogging has been cleared but still the borewell water is contaminated and the water yield is very less. Is there any ways to clean my borewell? Please suggest.

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I have constructed a borewell near the Electronic City in Bangalore around two months back. We had dug around 1030 feet when we get 2 inches water. We stopped the borewell after digging another 5 feet as the borewell person informed that he cannot dig further.

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