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Finally, repair work begins on Hennur Road - Deccan Herald 18.10.2014 Google News
Finally, repair work begins on Hennur Road Deccan Herald The road had been damaged due to Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Work (BWSSB) work,” said Kempegowda, Executive Engineer (East), BBMP Major Works Department. During his inspection, the minister informed the public that the Hennur ...
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Day 3: No power, essential commodities in Visakhapatnam - Bangalore Mirror 14.10.2014 Google News
Day 3: No power, essential commodities in Visakhapatnam Bangalore Mirror Lack of water supply has hit them hard. There is no piped water supply of drinking water. The motor pumps installed in houses and apartments are not functioning as the power supply is yet to be restored. Citizens complained that authorities have failed ...
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Hudhud keeps people at home - Calcutta Telegraph 13.10.2014 Google News
Hudhud keeps people at home Calcutta Telegraph Bhubaneswar, Oct. 12: The impact of cyclonic storm Hudhud, which made landfall at Visakhapatnam, nearly 445km away, this afternoon, brought normal life almost to a halt here today. The memory of Phailin still fresh in their minds, most residents ...
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Taps spout sewage, open up health woes - Times of India 2.10.2014 Google News
Taps spout sewage, open up health woes Times of India BANGALORE: For Stella, a homemaker and resident of Sarvajna Nagar, each day is a struggle to find water for drinking and other purposes. She is left with no option, but to buy mineral water to meet the needs of the entire family. Spending Rs 300 every ...
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Post-deluge, blame game in BBMP - The Hindu 30.9.2014 Google News
Post-deluge, blame game in BBMP The Hindu During the BBMP council meeting on Monday, the councillors even blamed other civic agencies such as the Bangalore Development Authority, Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board and Bangalore Electricity Supply Company for the ...
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Post-deluge, blame game in BBMP 30.9.2014 Hindu: News
Council holds bureaucracy responsible for rain havoc
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Public alert on payments to middlemen - Times of India 23.9.2014 Google News
Public alert on payments to middlemen Times of India The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) has appealed to public not pay money to middleman for bore well water supplying in erstwhile CMC/TMC areas. The water board has requested Bangaloreans not to give money to either valve ...
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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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