Tamil Nadu: Official apathy makes Kovai sewage plant a non-starter

The construction works of Rs 4.76-crore STP was started in 2020 for carrying treated sewage water from the plant to Kadukuttai, located 4.5 kilometres away.

published on : 27th September 2022

Now, sewage trouble plagues rain-hit areas in Bengaluru

Crosswinds, a gated villa project with 10 swanky homes, is completely flooded with sewage from the rajakaluve connecting to Bellandur lake.

published on : 8th September 2022

Hyderabad all set to become India’s first city to fully treat its sewage

Apart from treating the generated sewage, the new STPs would also help protect water bodies including lakes, tanks and ponds in the city.

published on : 5th September 2022

British sewage overflows stink up relations across English Channel

The lawmakers asked the Commission “to use all the political and legal means in its possession” to find a solution, accusing the U.K. of violating its post-Brexit trade deal with the EU.

published on : 27th August 2022

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation set to revive sewage treatment plants

Civic body plans to spend Rs 10 cr UNIDO & Rs 4.93 cr corporation general funds on STPs in 8 areas of Vijayawada

published on : 25th August 2022

Plugged on paper: TNIE finds sewage flowing into rivers

According to metrowater status report, the physical progress of outfalls identified under Phase II was still at 99% overall.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Kerala: Amid protest, Kozhikode corporation’s proposed sewage plant project to miss deadline again

Uncertainty remains over Kozhikode city corporation’s proposed sewage treatment plant (STP) at Avikkalthode as there is no sign of an end to the local protest against the project.

published on : 22nd August 2022

Israeli Technology launches Clear Black STP in India, helping save 40 per cent water

Besides, Huliot India plans to recycle polluted lakes and ponds and make the water reusable. They will engage with gram panchayats in villages to help use recycled water for irrigation.

published on : 13th August 2022

Sewage overflow stinks up Prakasam street, residents fear for their health 

The problem, they say, is because SWD work on Habibullah Road and GN Chetty Road is being carried out simultaneously by different contractors.

published on : 12th August 2022

Sewage worker dies, two colleagues critical after inhaling toxic gas in manhole at Tirupati

Civic officials said that Mahesh, a sewage cleaner, entered into a newly constructed manhole to remove gunny bags that were placed to prevent sewage from entering into the manhole.

published on : 16th June 2022

'STP discharging untreated sewage into Vaigai river in Madurai', allege activists

During an audit, his organisation observed that the STP was not functioning properly, causing the untreated water from the canal to drain into the Vaigai river near AV bridge.

published on : 16th June 2022

Water, power supply cut if apartments owners let sewage into stormwater drains: Coimbatore Corp

Councillors urged CCMC to build proper drainages in the streets of the newly added areas to avoid inundation of the roads and houses during the rainy season.

published on : 11th June 2022

Survey on to find violators of sewage discharge norms in Puducherry

PWD is planning to conduct a survey to identify defaulters.

published on : 10th June 2022

Sewage flows on Doddamara Road as contractor admitted in hospital

With no solution in sight, nearly 7,000 residents on Doddamara Road, dotted with apartments, plan to stage a protest on Saturday to draw attention to their woes.

published on : 3rd June 2022

Complete infrastructure works in Irular, Narikuravar settlements: Tirupattur collector

The collector said that works of at least 500 ponds out of the 813 ponds created at the cost of ₹12.44 crore should be completed by June 15.

published on : 30th May 2022

Upparpally turning into a cesspool 

Sewage let into the once pristine lake has left it stinking, forcing the GHMC to finally act 

published on : 27th May 2022

‘Adoption of modern technology at Okhla sewage treatment plant improved quality of water’

Adoption of modern technology at the Okhla sewage treatment plant in south Delhi has improved the quality of water at the site by 82 per cent, officials said on Monday. 

published on : 24th May 2022

Threat of Sewage Treatment Plants looms over Villupuram’s waterbodies

Sources added that since the two largest lakes in Ka Kuppam and Yerumanathangal were contaminated, V Marudhur is the next largest lake located within the town limits.

published on : 13th May 2022

Sewage pump stations to be automated to check spill: Delhi Jal Board

Water Minister Satyendar Jain said that due to the untimely operation of SPS, several problems including sewage overflow and sewer line blockage were on the rise in many places.

published on : 12th May 2022

Action sought against 'illegal' sewage pipeline in Urapakkam near Chennai

Residents claim that the sewage pipeline from SIS Marakesh, the apartment complex, was constructed about six months ago and is discharging sewage after midnight, contaminating the waterbody.

published on : 9th May 2022
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