Tumkur (also known as Tumakuru) is located along the Pune-Bangalore National Highway N°4. The sewerage network covers half of the population, but there is also a high dependence on septic tanks, without the correct design, and pits. Tumkur possesses a Sewage Treatment Plant but has no treatment facilities for septage.

This SFD Report was created through desk-based research by Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) as part of the SFD Promotion Initiative.

Executive summary: 03/08/2015 (Last update: 25/08/2015)
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SFD; Tumkur; urban; governance; final report; India

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Rohilla, S. et al.

Published in: 2015

Pages: 31

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), New Delhi

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