The said workers had been engaged by some contractors for TWAD Board projects and they worked continuously for 480 days in two consecutive years.
Despite the sincere efforts, many localities witnessed waterlogging. Madipakkam, Adambakkam, Velachery and Nanganallur were largely submerged.
The survey craft was developed by a research team at the National Technology Centre for Ports, Waterways and Coasts (NTCPWC) at IIT Madras, which is in the process of commercializing this technology
Taking suo motu cognizance of an article published in The New Indian Express on November 6, the tribunal has constituted a joint committee to visit the spot and assess the damage caused
The proposed project is aimed at supplying 25 million litre drinking water from Luna and Chitratola rivers after proper treatment.
It was also this day that added the much-needed fillip to Bengaluru’s two-decade-old water conservation programme.
Chennai Metro Water is setting up rain gauges in its 15 area offices covering 426 sq km. Similarly, it is also installing digital water level recorders in 200 observation wells in the city.
The environment ministry has raised concerns over relaxations given to industries in usage of groundwater and not having strict norms to check its pollution.
A unique facet of CLAW is the background of Jacob and his core team. All are either from Indian Army Para Commandos or the Naval Marine Commandos, also known as the MARCOS.
The Najafgarh and Shahdara drains, apart from Delhi wastewater, receive polluted water from Haryana and Uttar Pradesh.
"In mid-July, the government started stormwater drain works on interior roads of ward 44 in Avadi Municipality.
The Karnataka cabinet, at its meeting on Wednesday, is scheduled to take up the issue of increasing reservation for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.
State to come up with action plan for storm water drains, says KTR
The device helps farmers assess moisture levels in soils and schedule irrigation activities accordingly, which in turn helps water conservation.
Japanese filmmaker Shinsuke Sato is set to direct action-adventure saga 'Water Margin' for streamer Netflix.