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India5, Mar 2020, 5:35 PM IST
Karnataka Budget 2020: What will happen to Rs 8,772 crore set for Bengaluru?
Karnataka Budget has earmarked a portion for Bengaluru's development. From road restoration, solid waste management, increase in sewage treatment plant capacity, comprehensive lake development plan to 56 km long Outer Ring Road connecting airport metro and Central Silk Board junction and much more are on offer
India18, Feb 2020, 5:36 PM IST
Bengaluru’s harsh summer: Lal Bagh to escape water scarcity problem
Bengaluru’s centre of attraction and lung space Lal Bagh will not be affected by the harsh summer as officials have managed to store up 15 lakh litres of treated water from BWSSB's STP and have come up with 120 percolation tanks in the 240-acre land
India20, Nov 2019, 5:06 PM IST
Bengaluru: BWSSB set to develop web portal to sell treated water
The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) has decided to develop a web portal to market its treated water across the city
India1, Nov 2019, 5:58 PM IST
Humans continue to be employed to clean manholes in India's startup hub Bengaluru
After shameful incidents of manual scavenging that were reported in Bengaluru's hotspots like Jayamahal, Whitefiled, MG Road, now city's startup hub Koramangala too has witnessed humans being employed to clean manhole trenches. The BWSSB engineer said it is not manual scavenging, but only cleaning of a trench and the police are said to be waiting for someone to file a complaint in the case. Watch PubliCity on Asianet Newsable.
India25, Sep 2019, 6:30 PM IST
Residents use tyres to cover caved-in roads that were part of Karnataka chief minister’s rounds
As BWSSB dug up repaired roads in Horamavu a day after chief minister BS Yediyurappa did his rounds in Bengaluru, it caved in a few days ago following the rains. To avoid motorists getting stuck and to avert a tragedy, residents have used old tyres to cover potholes.
NEWS10, Sep 2019, 4:03 PM IST
Blocked, overflowing drains in City Market invite health hazards as BWSSB, BBMP remain heedless
Never run the risk of eating at any outlet in Bengaluru's City Market for one should know that the food is cooked in one of the most unhygienic places. The shopkeepers, hotel owners and others say that they are forced to run their business in this insanitary place for the last one year. Watch PubliCity on Asianet Newsable.
NEWS21, Aug 2019, 4:46 PM IST
BBMP to hike property tax rates by 20-25%?
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) is planning to hike property tax rates by 20-25%. An already burdened citizens will have to shell more if the hike becomes a reality.
NEWS12, Aug 2019, 7:22 PM IST
PubliCity: BBMP, BWSSB go underground; trees to fall flat, say experts
The Rs 80 crore worth development project in Koramangala comes with an additional cost of huge trees. Though the BBMP may not be cutting roots directly, but its digging and underground operations have led to damaged roots and may result in uprooting of about 50 trees anytime.
NEWS23, Jul 2019, 11:44 AM IST
Bengaluru: Harlur lake turns into dump yard; lakhs of fish die
Another lake in Bengaluru is joining the league of Bellandur and Varthur lakes. Harlur lake near Sarjapur is turning into a dump yard, all thanks to sewage water being released into it.
NEWS20, Jul 2019, 7:03 PM IST
Bengaluru: From BWSSB shutting down water in city to IMA founder Mansoor Khan's arrival
The Special Investigation Team (SIT) probing the multi-crore I Monetary Advisory (IMA) scam, brought the founder-owner of the IMA Group, Mohammad Mansoor Khan, to Bengaluru on Saturday morning.
NEWS19, Jul 2019, 2:19 PM IST
Bengaluru to face water shutdown on July 21 and 22 owing to refurbishment
Bengaluru will undergo water shutdown on Sunday and Monday, the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board said in a press release
INDIA29, Jun 2019, 6:01 PM IST
Water theft plagues Bengaluru as board struggles to arrest loss
The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) is suffering a loss as almost 45% of its water is unaccounted for. From ageing pipes to unchecked illegal water connections, the BWSSB needs to do a lot to keep its coffers healthy.
NEWS27, May 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.
NEWS30, Apr 2019, 3:16 PM IST
Bengaluru lakes: Justice Santosh Hegde to write to NGT over BWSSB's blunder
The National Green Tribunal (NGT) constituted a committee to monitor the development of lakes. Now, the committee is left in deep shock by the Bangalore Water Supply and Sewage Board (BWSSB) as it has built sewage treatment Plant without the provision to let the treated water into lakes. The committee headed by former Lokayukta Santosh Hegde visited Agra Lake and made this observation. He says he will send the report to NGT for further action.
NEWS5, Apr 2019, 4:08 PM IST
BWSSB to stop supplying drinking water to Bengaluru’s 499 apartments?
Living in an apartment in Bengaluru? Then you may soon stop getting drinking water from BWSSB, here is why