water bodies

Special wing to protect Hyderabad water bodies

State to come up with action plan for storm water drains, says KTR

published on : 16th November 2020

NGT directs UP chief secy to prepare action plan for protection of water bodies

A bench headed by NGT Chairperson Justice Adarsh Kumar Goel said encroachment on water bodies is a serious issue and this needs attention of the authorities at the state leve

published on : 3rd November 2020

Telangana High Court tells state government to form lake protection bodies

The bench also directed the government to submit a detailed report regarding the status of lakes, encroachments and other issues by December 10.

published on : 22nd October 2020

Flood check: Telangana government sets up 15 teams to keep watch on Hyderabad lakes, tanks

CM K Chandrasekhar Rao has tasked teams with examining every tank and lake in Hyderabad, identifying those that may breach and also alerting people in low-lying areas.

published on : 22nd October 2020

Madras HC raps TN govt over failure to protect water bodies, says separate ministry needed for it

"Despite issuing several directions to the government authorities on the protection of water bodies, there is hardly any implementation," the court observed

published on : 30th July 2020

CMDA gave nod to police station coming up on Chennai water body, reveals RTI reply

A reply to the RTI applications filed by the NGO has found that a portion of the lake bed had been reclassified by the CMDA in March to facilitate the construction.

published on : 13th July 2019

Antimicrobial resistance study in water bodies in limbo

In addition, places which lack facilities to treat municipal, community and household wastes are also vulnerable to AMR. 

published on : 27th May 2019