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Water adalat in Nagarbhavi and other areas - Times of India 9.9.2014 Google News
Water adalat in Nagarbhavi and other areas Times of India BANGALORE: Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) will hold water adalat of West-2, South East-2 and South West-2 to settle the Grievances connected to water billing, delay in giving water supply and sanitary connection, delay ...
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Bribe the valveman to cut water supply, and make money selling water! - Citizen Matters, Bangalore 8.9.2014 Google News
Bribe the valveman to cut water supply, and make money selling water! Citizen Matters, Bangalore It is estimated that over 600 million litres of groundwater are consumed per day in Bangalore, which is approximately half of BWSSBʼs water supply. Over the years, water table has plummeted. While there is some public information about the number ...
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Bribe the valveman to cut water supply, and make money selling water! 8.9.2014 Citizen Matters

It's all murky deals. Real estate, local politics, water supply - all are interconnected. Here is a scholarly insight into the water mafia operating in Bangalore.

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Water tankers: Making money when the sun shines and water flows! - Citizen Matters, Bangalore 1.9.2014 Google News
Water tankers: Making money when the sun shines and water flows! Citizen Matters, Bangalore Staying up late to ensure water supply happens during emergencies! Some vendors refuse to cut supply during monsoon when demand is lower ... And in January, water supply slowly reduces! There are usually some indications in January that ...
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Idols found in Uttarahalli - The Hindu 31.8.2014 Google News
Idols found in Uttarahalli The Hindu Workers engaged in laying new pipelines for providing Cauvery water to homes in Shivaganga Layout in South Bangalore found idols of Hindu deities on Saturday. Workers of Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) found idols of Lord ...
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Idols found in Uttarahalli 31.8.2014 Hindu: Cities
Workers engaged in laying new pipelines for providing Cauvery water to homes in Shivaganga Layout in South Bangalore found idols of Hindu deities on Saturday. Workers of Bangalore Water Supp...
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Soon, private tankers may provide Cauvery water - The Hindu 28.8.2014 Google News
Soon, private tankers may provide Cauvery water The Hindu If all goes as per plan, those depending on private water tankers for domestic use too may get Cauvery water. To reduce exploitation of depleting groundwater, the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) is studying the feasibility of ...
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Soon, private tankers may provide Cauvery water 28.8.2014 Hindu: News
The idea is to reduce exploitation of depleting groundwater
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Gujarat model of harmony: Water thicker than blood - Bangalore Mirror 23.8.2014 Google News
Gujarat model of harmony: Water thicker than blood Bangalore Mirror The water in the cistern at Futi Masjid in Dariapur has not tasted sweeter in over 500 years of its existence. Had it not been for AMC's decision to cut off water supply to Central and North Zones for two days -- due to ongoing work to merge water ...
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Will sewage be removed from drinking water in next 24 hrs? - Bangalore Mirror 21.8.2014 Google News
Will sewage be removed from drinking water in next 24 hrs? Bangalore Mirror For the last two years, off and on, sewage water has been getting mixed with potable water supplied by the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) at 1st Main Road, MLA Layout, in RT Nagar. The road is just behind the houses of former ...
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Exclusive portal for Malleswaram residents - Deccan Herald 20.8.2014 Google News
Exclusive portal for Malleswaram residents Deccan Herald The user-friendly, citizen-centric service interface enables citizens to lodge complaints related to the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) and the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB). “The complaints will be forwarded to ...
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The Story of Narasipura Lake (Part 2 - Hell, and Heaven again) - Citizen Matters, Bangalore (blog) 19.8.2014 Google News
The Story of Narasipura Lake (Part 2 - Hell, and Heaven again) Citizen Matters, Bangalore (blog) The responsibility of the water supply and collection of water charges was handled by BEL Residents Welfare Association (BELRWA). A while after the cleaning plant became operational, its maintenance was shifted to BELRWA from the BEL House ...
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Government needs to liberate existing cities before building 100 smart cities - Economic Times 14.8.2014 Google News
Government needs to liberate existing cities before building 100 smart cities Economic Times Only as recently as Census 2011 have we arrived at estimates of access to public services such as water supply, sanitation, sewerage access, and assets for slum households in large cities. For a long time, India was known to live in its villages ...
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Growing garbage mound unnerves Domlur residents - Bangalore Mirror 13.8.2014 Google News
Growing garbage mound unnerves Domlur residents Bangalore Mirror Residents of Domlur have found themselves in a stinky situation — a growing garbage mountain! Thanks to the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board's (BWSSB) callousness and the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagar Palike's (BBMP) complacency, ...
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Sewage-mixed water bugs Victoria Layout - Bangalore Mirror 28.7.2014 Google News
Sewage-mixed water bugs Victoria Layout Bangalore Mirror Bangalore Water Supply and Sewage Board (BWSSB) officials are yet to address the three-month old problem. Meanwhile, residents are falling prey to viral fever, and other common ailments. A leaking BWSSB pipeline is said to be the root cause of ...
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NoC violations, the norm here - Deccan Herald 27.7.2014 Google News
NoC violations, the norm here Deccan Herald To curb its unregulated issuance of NoCs, the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) had to wait for a 2010 amendment to its Act. Sixteen conditions were imposed on builders before the Board could give its go-ahead. But a big proportion ...
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All good rain goes down the drain - The Hindu 23.7.2014 Google News
All good rain goes down the drain The Hindu Currently, 50,328 connections of rain water harvesting have been done in Bangalore city. BWSSB authorities said that about 30 per cent of the overall households on 40X60 sites in the city had ... While December 2012 was the deadline for installing rain ...
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Water Adalat in Peenya to settle grievances - Times of India 22.7.2014 Google News
Water Adalat in Peenya to settle grievances Times of India BANGALORE: The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) will hold a water adalat of North West-3 sub division on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 from 9.30 am to 11 am in the office of the Assistant Executive Engineer, Peenya, The ...
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Water adalat in North East Bangalore - Times of India 17.7.2014 Google News
Water adalat in North East Bangalore Times of India BANGALORE: Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) will hold water adalat of third sub-division of North-East zone on Friday, July 18, 2014 from 9.30am to 11am in the office of the Assistant Executive Engineer, North-East-3, ...
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A tale of two cities: Seattle and Bengaluru 17.7.2014 Citizen Matters

Here's a comparison between two city administrations lying on two sides of the globe - Bangalore and Seattle. While one has more autonomous structure, other is controlled by the state.

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