BWSSB

Major water shutdown in Bengaluru on June 30, July 1

The BWSSB is fixing a leakage in the main transmission water pipeline from Thorekadanahalli (TK Halli) to the city.

published on : 28th June 2021

Cauvery Stage 5 project put on fast track

When completed, the Cauvery Water Supply Scheme Stage 5 project will supply 775 million litres of water per day as well as lay a sewerage network.

published on : 3rd May 2021

To ensure equal distribution of water in Bengaluru, BWSSB fixes valve responsibility

Despite the BWSSB increasing pumping of water to the City early this month, complaints of shortage of water perplexed many.

published on : 26th April 2021

BWSSB pump not working, residents left high and dry 

A pressure pump has been readied by BWSSB, and electrification too is in place but it has not been made functional.

published on : 20th April 2021

BWSSB breaks its records in supplying water to city

Beginning Tuesday (April 6), 1,468 to 1,475 Million Litres Per day of water was being pumped.

published on : 12th April 2021

BWSSB pumps additional 35miillion litres per day to quench Bengaluru's thirst 

The BWSSB was pumping water to the tune of 1140 to1142 MLD from the Thoraikadanahalli reservoir until last week

published on : 11th April 2021

Water Board gears up for the summer

With summer fast approaching, the Water Board is gearing up to meet any e challenges Bengalureans could face due to possible water shortage.

published on : 23rd February 2021

BWSSB to meet Aero India show water needs

A nodal officer on behalf of the water department has been taking part in discussions with the State government and Aero India organisers.

published on : 31st January 2021

Water Board to upgrade 20 STPs

The move will benefit the environment as the treated water is being utilized for recharge of groundwater, apart from numerous non-potable purposes.

published on : 30th December 2020

Soon, dual pipeline must for big sites

At present, BWSSB pumps 1,450 MLD (million litres of water per day) to the city from TK Halli.

published on : 24th November 2020

Karnataka polls: Officials confused over EVM training centres in Bengaluru

Another AE in the unaccounted-for water department and an executive engineer in the new initiatives department, too, are facing a similar dilemma.

published on : 27th April 2018

Bangalore’s manhole horror: They were paid Rs 500 to clean our sh**t

Yarayya was one of the manual scavengers who was hurriedly roped in to clean a manhole on the Kaggadaspura main road past midnight on Monday.

published on : 9th March 2017

Surely, we can’t stand with them when they clean manholes?

BWSSB had issued a notice to the company, warning it that its bills would not be cleared if the work is not proper.

published on : 9th March 2017

Bengaluru manhole horror: To clear pending bill, workers were rushed to their death

The supervisor who also died in the incident, was allegedly pressurised to fix the manhole in CV Raman Nagar by Ramky contractors.

published on : 9th March 2017