Bescom(Search results - 42)
IndiaNov 6, 2020, 1:00 PM IST
A day after Karnataka government surges power tariff, BWSSB hikes water tariff by 12%
The BWSSB has proposed to increase water tariff by 12% after the Karnataka government announced a hike in power tariff by 40 paise per unit with an average increase of 5.4 percent.
IndiaNov 5, 2020, 10:28 AM IST
Karnataka hikes power tariff by 40 paise per unit
Karnataka Electricity Regulatory Commission (KERC) has approved a hike of 40 paise per unit for all electricity supply companies in the state like BESCOM (Bangalore Electricity Supply Company).
IndiaSep 10, 2020, 10:54 AM IST
Bengaluru: Heavy downpour, poor infrastructure waterlogs city once again
Bengaluru experienced heavy rains once again on Wednesday. Shops in market areas like Chickpet and Sultanpet were partially submerged with rain and drainage water.
IndiaAug 3, 2020, 5:02 PM IST
Warning! Remove dangerous cables before it proves costly: Bengaluru mayor to officials
In the backdrop of the Kolar incident in which an auto driver became victim of civic negligence and was thrown into the air by a wire, the Bengaluru Mayor has said he will direct officials concerned to ensure such cables are removed.
IndiaJul 28, 2020, 3:06 PM IST
Bengaluru: Hanging cable wire a threat to pedestrians, motorists on Domlur flyover
It’s high time BESCOM repairs the hanging wire before any untoward incidents are reported
IndiaJul 19, 2020, 4:12 PM IST
Coronavirus: Bescom helpline sealed after 8 staff test positive in Bengaluru
Karnataka reported the highest single-day spike with over 4,500 coronavirus cases with Bengaluru recording 2,125 cases
Coronavirus IndiaJun 2, 2020, 4:09 PM IST
Bracing for monsoon hit: Authorities clear drains in flood-prone areas, remove 400 uprooted trees in Bengaluru
An emergency meeting of top officials of the BBMP, BESCOM, BWSSB, Disaster Management Authority among others took place to brief minister R Ashoka about their preparedness to deal with the monsoon mayhem. The team has identified over 200 flood prone areas and cleared 468 uprooted trees and branches in the last five days.
NEWSSep 12, 2019, 4:42 PM IST
Former Congress MP Muniyappa’s wife accused of power theft
Nagarathna, the wife of former Congress MP KH Muniyappa, is accused of power theft in her apartment and allegedly owes a sum of Rs 22 lakh to the BESCOM
NEWSSep 11, 2019, 3:01 PM IST
Lack of lights makes Bengaluru streets crime-friendly; Techie mugged near EGL
BBMP and BESCOM’s failure in putting up electric poles for streetlights from Srinivagilu-Ejipura junction to Domlur has resulted in a techie being mugged. The area near EGL where thousands of people are employed has become a hunting ground for miscreants.
NEWSAug 3, 2019, 7:31 PM IST
Bengaluru Night Cap: From Muslim MLAs' demand for Bakrid to woman losing jewellery to Facebook friend
From Muslim MLAs' demand for Bakrid to woman losing jewellery to Facebook friend, watch Bengaluru Night Cap for the top five headlines of the day from across the city
NEWSAug 3, 2019, 4:51 PM IST
Bengaluru: 26- year-old woman electrocuted; residents blame BESCOM
A 26-year-old woman from KR Puram, Bengaluru, lost her life after she accidentally came in contact with a live wire while cleaning her house
NEWSJun 1, 2019, 6:44 PM IST
Illegal power connection: BESCOM, BBMP, KPTCL disconnect power supply to 114 buildings in Bengaluru
Seven people have been electrocuted in the last four months in Bengaluru. BESCOM has decided to lay cables underground henceforth and have begun a drive to remove illegal power connections in the city
NEWSMay 29, 2019, 2:38 PM IST
Bengaluru: 3 employees cheat BESCOM of Rs 1.23 crore, case filed
The fraud came to light when an assistant noticed large differences in accounts. The accused had allegedly created fake records to pilfer the money.
NEWSMay 29, 2019, 12:05 PM IST
Smart light and LED screens greet walkers at Cubbon Park
The 190 plus area of lung space in the heart of the city, the Cubbon Park has got 750 smart lights and 50 new digital display boards. The boards will inform walkers and public about the park, its activities, government programmes and more. The entire project is worth Rs 4 crore and is being taken up by BESCOM.
NEWSMay 27, 2019, 6:11 PM IST
Government thinking of installing underground cables for power supply: Deputy CM Parameshwara
The government is contemplating to install underground cables for power supply as most electric poles, cables were damaged during heavy rain in Bengaluru.