BBMP mantra to prevent waterlogging: Use pump, keep water out

“The heavily impacted areas in vulnerable location may flood and we are appealing to the residents to prepare in advance during emergencies,” said the official.

published on : 25th May 2022

Narrowing Kochi canals cause waterlogging, say residents

With the canals in the city shrinking and turning into drains, waterlogging has become a recurring problem.

published on : 25th May 2022

Tiruchy: Inundation scare writ large, JK Nagar Ext residents seek immediate stormwater system fix

When enquired, senior corporation officials said the issue will be taken up and steps will be taken to improve the storm water management in the locality.

published on : 24th May 2022

Waterlogging returns to haunt west Kochi

Roads and canals flooded as rain pounds area, citizens in distress as city is still ill-prepared to face showers despite pre-monsoon drives

published on : 20th May 2022

Operation Breakthrough only partially successful in Ernakulam

As the city continues to battle waterlogging, residents are questioning the effectiveness of Operation Breakthrough which was launched with a lot of fanfare.

published on : 20th May 2022

Waterlogging continues to plague Kochi KSRTC bus station  

Though the renovation of the nearby Mullassery canal was started earlier, the work has not picked up pace and is expected to take six more months.

published on : 16th May 2022

Urban local bodies asked to stay prepared for waterlogging in Odisha

H&UD minister Pratap Jena who reviewed the preparedness of civic bodies said alert has been sent to 77 ULBs in 18 districts likely to be affected by the storm. 

published on : 8th May 2022

Reduce storage in Vilankulam: Panel

The panel has suggested reducing storage in Valankulam to ease water flow from the underpasses on Avinashi road and Lanka corner.

published on : 6th May 2022

Heavy rain brings relief but floods major roads

After the sultry summer heat, most parts of Bengaluru on Sunday evening received heavy downpour, flooding many parts of the city. Some also enjoyed the hailstones. 

published on : 2nd May 2022

BBMP workers demand Rs 2,000 to clean drains

While most parts of Old Central Business district and Bengalureans were gearing up for Karaga, shopkeepers and residents on border areas of  Dharmarayaswamy Temple ward were left to suffer. 

published on : 19th April 2022

Rain causes waterlogging in Bengaluru

The BBMP control room received calls of tree falling at Chamarajpet, Thyagarajnagar and Laggere.

published on : 17th April 2022

Tiruchy: Strict action likely against ill-maintained vacant plots; inconvenience to residents

Many councillors raised concerns over the poorly maintained vacant plots in the city during the Corporation Council meeting.

published on : 29th March 2022

Consultants to solve city’s drainage crisis and make it 'world-class': CM Kejriwal

The decision was taken at a high-level meeting, which was chaired by the chief minister, to discuss the Delhi Drainage Master Plan.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Delhi minister Manish Sisodia sets May deadline for PWD to fix waterlogging before monsoon

The city received up to 110 mm rainfall per day, last year, which led to serious waterlogging issues in many areas.

published on : 18th March 2022

Addressing waterlogging woes on Sulochana’s wishlist

A former journalist, Das says large scale development has led to shrinking of natural drains which is resulting in waterlogging.

published on : 16th March 2022
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