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"Better roads and civic amenities first, votes next!" say residents of ... - Citizen Matters, Bangalore (blog) 30.7.2015 Google News
"Better roads and civic amenities first, votes next!" say residents of ... Citizen Matters, Bangalore (blog) Thubarahalli, Munnekola, Siddapura, Immidihalli, Pattandur Agrahara and other erstwhile villages surrounding the Whitefield area have become growth areas in the burgeoning Whitefield suburb of Bengaluru. With a large number of IT and ITES firms ...
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BBMP contaminates water in three villages - Bangalore Mirror 23.7.2015 Google News
BBMP contaminates water in three villages Bangalore Mirror The decision was taken on Wednesday after the BBMP administrator Vijay Bhaskar held discussions with Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) officials at the BBMP's head office. Besides drinking water, the villagers' long-standing ...
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Protest against irregular supply of water - The Hindu 22.7.2015 Google News
Protest against irregular supply of water The Hindu emanding that drinking water be supplied regularly, residents of Avvai Nagar in the city blocked the Salem — Bangalore National Highways here on Tuesday. They said that there were 1,500 families in the area. Water was supplied to them once in 15 days ...
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Citizens harvest rainwater, address their water woes - Deccan Herald 20.7.2015 Google News
Citizens harvest rainwater, address their water woes Deccan Herald The Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike and Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board have been actively encouraging residents to take up rain water harvesting (RWH). The RWH system installed on the streets in localities around ...
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Shantinagar residents drown in civic problems - The Hindu - The Hindu 16.7.2015 Google News
Shantinagar residents drown in civic problems - The Hindu The Hindu Rahul Priyadarshi, Assistant Executive Engineer at Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board, blames the old pipeline network in Shantinagar for the problems. “We are replacing 30-year-old pipelines in the area. Only 200-m of 12.5-km of the ...
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Bangalore: Pipe-laying project causes traffic congestion in Padmanabhanagar ... - I am in dna of India 9.7.2015 Google News
Bangalore: Pipe-laying project causes traffic congestion in Padmanabhanagar ... I am in dna of India ... under the traffic congestion problems because of the construction of a flyover in Puttalingaiah by Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike(BBMP), they will now have to face more problems thanks to Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board ...
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Bangalore: No respite from water woes for the last 28 years, say residents of ... - I am in dna of India 8.7.2015 Google News
Bangalore: No respite from water woes for the last 28 years, say residents of ... I am in dna of India ... authorities concerned have not taken measures to dig up one or two more borewells to ensure sufficient water whenever Cauvery water supply is closed due to reasons best known to the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) ...
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Home minister's constituency shelters civic woes one too many - Deccan Herald 7.7.2015 Google News
Home minister's constituency shelters civic woes one too many Deccan Herald Apart from bad roads, irregular Cauvery water supply and lack of sanitary outlets also plauge a few pockets of area. Muniraju N, Secretary of Hennur Residents' Welfare Association (RWA) said that the layouts in and around Hennur do not have ...
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State of water pipelines a health risk - Times of India 6.7.2015 Google News
State of water pipelines a health risk Times of India Scientists have observed that in intermittent water supply systems, pipes in the distribution network are either empty, negatively pressurised or filled with stagnant water. These conditions increase the risk of contaminants from surrounding water ...
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HC directs setting up of STP at Agara lake - The Hindu 4.7.2015 Google News
HC directs setting up of STP at Agara lake The Hindu The High Court of Karnataka on Friday set aside a Government Order issued to stop establishment of a sewerage treatment plant (STP) at Agara lake following Congress MLC V.S. Ugrappa's recommendation. Also, the court directed Bangalore Water ...
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Report blames BWSSB for Queen's Corner incident - Deccan Herald 23.6.2015 Google News
Report blames BWSSB for Queen's Corner incident Deccan Herald The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board is responsible for the damage caused to Queen's Corner apartment on Cunningham Road, according to a report submitted by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike Technical Advisory ...
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Piped water supply contaminated, kids fall sick in apartment 19.6.2015 Citizen Matters

Kids of one apartment in Koramangala fell sick repeatedly, and the nature of sickness pointed to water contamination. The father of one such kid is now requesting BWSSB to set things right.

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BWSSB mandates smart sensors for treated sewage, backtracks within a month 18.6.2015 Citizen Matters

BWSSB issued a circular to monitor apartment STPs and improve their working with added microbes. But the new Chief Engineer is considering withdrawing it.

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Blame game over drinking water crisis 17.6.2015 Hindu: National
Residents suffer following confusion over who should take charge of water supply
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People's problems 14.6.2015 deccanherald.com
SWD turns dumping ground Occupants of the houses on the either side of the stormwater drain (SWD) on 2nd Cross, 15th Main, HAL 2nd Stage, Indiranagar, have converted the drain into a dumping ground. A few residents have dumped firewood in the drain blocking the water flow. Auto drivers here park their vehicle on the course of the drain. The 2nd Cross road is littered with plastic waste and garbage. Hope BBMP authorities take steps to address the problems in the area. Raju Kumar ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- A sure recipe for disaster There is a six-pillared electricity transformer with a distribution busbar transformer junction located very close to Subramanayanagar police station on Dr Rajkumar Road. Just beneath the transformer there lies mounds of tree branches, which were axed a month ago from the nearby trees. Till date, BESCOM or BBMP has not taken action to clear the dried branches. There are also seized vehicles parked there and a ...
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Amanikere: foaming stops, but stench remains | Bangalore NYOOOZ - NYOOOZ 14.6.2015 Google News
Amanikere: foaming stops, but stench remains | Bangalore NYOOOZ NYOOOZ Karnataka State Pollution Control Board has already directed Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board to ensure sewage and industrial effluents are not let into the lake. The 919-acre lake has been handed over to Bangalore Development Authority ...
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Amanikere: foaming stops, but stench remains - The Hindu 14.6.2015 Google News
Amanikere: foaming stops, but stench remains The Hindu Karnataka State Pollution Control Board has already directed Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board to ensure sewage and industrial effluents are not let into the lake. The 919-acre lake has been handed over to Bangalore Development Authority ...
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BWSSB throws up its hands, signs the death warrant for Bellandur Lake - Bangalore Mirror 13.6.2015 Google News
BWSSB throws up its hands, signs the death warrant for Bellandur Lake Bangalore Mirror In a recent meeting of the High Court-instituted technical committee for the rejuvenation of Agara and Bellandur lakes, the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) has thrown up its hands , saying that the storm water drain network cannot ...
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Toxic froth spotted in Bangalore's Bellandur Lake - Financial Express 11.6.2015 Google News
Toxic froth spotted in Bangalore's Bellandur Lake Financial Express The Karnataka State Pollution Control Board (KSPCB) had at that time blamed the Bengaluru Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) for the incident, alleging that the latter has not constructed any Sewage Treatment Plants (STP) for the waste ...
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‘Book criminal cases for polluting lake’ 4.6.2015 The Hindu: Today's Paper
‘Book criminal cases for polluting lake’
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