Well diggers are making the optimum use of technology to draw the attention of potential customers. They post live videos along with their contact details.
Water from tubewells and ground wells is pumped by house owners to storage tanks, and continuous leakages occur in some cases.
The roads need to be restored first by the agency implementing the job before it is handed over to the BBMP but they have failed to do so, the EIC said.
The move by BWSSB to supply recycled water through its tankers over a month ago has remained a non-starter.
Pumping has been reduced by 23 mn litres a day due to high silt deposit caused by rain
The Bangalore Apartments’ Federation (BAF) has come out with suggestions for the new state government to take up for water conservation.
The BWSSB gets up to Rs 3.5 crore annually as penalty amount collected from owners of houses and commercial establishments for not installing rainwater harvesting structures on their premises.
The Board wants to make it mandatory for houses of large dimensions built in future to use rainwater for domestic purposes as well as double the present fines for non-installation of RWH structures.
In a letter to Rashtriya Swabhiman Andolan, board had appointed CH2M Consultants in 2015 to draw a plan
Officials refute charge, say STP project awarded to pvt firm on turnkey basis
Six injured; case of negligence against contractors
The workers are mostly from West Bengal and had begun work around 10 am and the rods came crashing down.
Krishnamurthy, who often talks to people about water conservation, decided to speak about it at his daughter's wedding to reach a larger audience
Move will benefit homeowners who will now have to give only an affidavit; rule will give building violations the go-by
Another AE in the unaccounted-for water department and an executive engineer in the new initiatives department, too, are facing a similar dilemma.