BWSSB to cough up E55,000 to Malleswaram woman for stopping water supply 

Though she submitted several representations, the BWSSB did not consider them, but allegedly threatened her that they will disconnect the sewage connection and make her life miserable.

published on : 3rd September 2022

BWSSB richer by Rs 20 crore after BMTF steps in

The nature of complaints vary from non-payment of dues and unauthorised connections to non-payment of penalties which get resolved after BMTF’s intervention.

published on : 24th July 2022

BWSSB, Bescom can’t dig roads, says BBMP

The palike has so far managed to fill 8,507 potholes and has 2,938 more potholes to cover which will be done at the earliest.

published on : 5th June 2022

BDA flat owners in Gunjur rue lack of amenities

Residents here spell out these woes: lack of drinking water supply, absence of permanent power supply, non-functional sewage treatment plant (STP), absence of fire safety clearance etc.

published on : 6th April 2022

Danger lurks as civic bodies fail to tango

In Hubballi-Dharwad, optical fibre cable-laying agencies, drinking water pipeline-laying agencies dig up roads while paying no attention to other underground utilities.

published on : 20th March 2022

BWSSB’s cup of woes flows over

Rs 355 cr due to Board, govt depts owe highest

published on : 17th March 2022

BWSSB to bear cost of road repairs

The engineers also said that they have started a thorough check of all the roads in the city and preparing a list of agencies and their works to fix accountability.

published on : 16th March 2022

BWSSB mess: Youth hits pothole, dies in Bengaluru

Failure to bring all civic agencies under one umbrella to ensure coordination cost the life of a 27-year-old youth on MS Palya Road in Yelahanka zone on Sunday night.

published on : 15th March 2022

Irked by constant civic works, Malleswaram residents hold march

Irked by the continuous work in the locality, Malleswaram residents held a protest march to local MLA, Ashwath Narayan’s office.

published on : 7th March 2022

To beat summer heat, Bengaluru to get 25 MLD of Cauvery water

“At present, the canal from Shiva Anaicut reservoir has water only up to a depth of 3.9 metres.

published on : 4th March 2022

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