Gujarat Budget: Rs 500 crore allotted for deep sea pipeline

Finance minister Nitin Patel presented a modified budget for the year 2019-20 on Tuesday. Provision of Rs 500 crore has been made for deep sea pipeline that would be laid to dispose off treated effluents by thousands of industries in Ahmedabad, Vadodara and Jetpur in the deep sea. The pipeline will be set up under a PPP model to help reduce river pollution.