Trucks caught dumping sewage in Besant Nagar

Private trucks hired by metro water for rain relief were spotted letting out sewage in an open area near a fishing hamlet in Besant Nagar on Tuesday.

published on : 25th November 2021

Two weeks on, Chinnasekkadu residents knee-deep in sewage

Officials work day & night to drain out water but more comes in from other areas

published on : 24th November 2021

Trustpuram South residents battle sewage, 15 days on

Officials, on the other hand, claimed that 90-HP motor pumps have been deployed to remove the wastewater from the locality.

published on : 22nd November 2021

River cleaning impossible until all sewage in Delhi  is treated: Report

While the Yamuna's 22 km stretch in Delhi is barely 2 per cent of the length of the total river basin, it contributes over 80 per cent of the total pollution load in the entire river.

published on : 19th November 2021

‘Life in huts was better than life in this TNUHDB flat’

About 287 houses in four-storey buildings were allotted for hutment dwellers at Jailpettai around 2011.

published on : 16th November 2021

Chennai: Sewage-mixed drinking water threatens health

For residents of Jawahar Street in Kodungaiyur, it is a perennial problem made worse by rains; Metro Water officials assure solution

published on : 15th November 2021

Sewage water floods homes as BWSSB sits on residents’ plea

Among those who have been having a torrid time is retired insurance company official, K B Manja Naik.

published on : 9th November 2021

Hyderabad Metropolitan Water Supply and Sewerage Board has Rs 35 crore sewage plan

In the previous meetings, Dana Kishore directed officials to identify hotspots in these areas where sewage is frequently overflowing.

published on : 7th November 2021

Bengaluru: Gutsy woman fights her building association against sewage dumping violations

An RTI filed by Prema found that half-yearly compliance reports had not been filed by the builders (Prestige Group) themselves for multiple projects under their belt, including Prestige Tranquility

published on : 3rd November 2021

Bengaluru woman fights apartment association over sewage disposal

Prema Mistry, who stays at Prestige Tranquility, has made several appeals, but they have fallen on deaf ears of the government and civic bodies.

published on : 3rd November 2021

Around 70 per cent of sewage treatment plants in Delhi did not meet norms in last one year: Government data

The 35 STPs located at 20 locations across Delhi can treat up to 597 MGD of sewage and have been utilising around 90 percent of their capacity.

published on : 31st October 2021

Officials look for signs of illegal sewage discharge

Hence, during any failure, sewage was directly released into the canal. Last week, sewage was released into the canal as the pipelines near Perungudi had been damaged.

published on : 27th October 2021

Residents of Karnataka's Kanakagiri desperate for relief from stench, sewage water

A reportedly influential landlord, K P Vinod Kumar, has allegedly diverted sewage flowing from a drain near his guest house to another drain, causing problems to the residents of the neighbourhood.

published on : 18th October 2021

Sewage instead of storm water turns Chennai's Selaiyur lake into cesspool

This has resulted in water of the lake, 145 acres in size, getting polluted. It is now covered with a layer of water hyacinth and reeks of sewage.

published on : 11th October 2021

BDA site allottees who lost sites due to STP to be given alternate sites in same block

Without even a notification, a total of 65 sites falling in Challaghatta and Bheemanakuppe villages (Block V and VI) were taken away by the BDA to build the STP.

published on : 5th October 2021
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