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India25, Jun 2020, 2:57 PM
Bengaluru: Monsoon and untimely digging of roads; who created this mess?
Motorists who pass through Jeevan Bima Nagar curse civic agencies every time they take a particular stretch of the road to either go to office or to buy essentials as BWSSB has dug up the road. Bengaluru mayor says he has asked officials speed up the work
India11, Jun 2020, 11:57 AM
Bengaluru: Taps to run dry today; over 35 areas to be affected
As BWSSB will be taking pipeline related and maintenance work, the regular supply of water will be affected today (June 11). The water board in its release has stated that majority of areas in south Bengaluru will witness taps running dry
India10, Jun 2020, 4:00 PM
After assault, burning of shop, now youth murdered in 'peaceful' HAL area; women allege police inaction
No peace in once a peaceful HAL area, Bengaluru. After an attack on a BWSSB employee, there was a murder of a youth in LB Shastrinagar in HAL. This has made residents live in fear. The women in particular say, the police failed to act on drug addicts due to which such incidents are happening.
Coronavirus India2, Jun 2020, 4:09 PM
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.
India28, May 2020, 3:46 PM
Garage set on fire by miscreants: How peaceful HAL in Bengaluru has turned into den of nightmares
The mounting incidents of mugging, assault of a BWSSB employee, drug abuse and habitual offenders roaming the streets, and now a garage being set on fire by miscreants have caused concerns by residents of HAL and surrounding areas over the competence of authorities.
India10, May 2020, 6:14 PM
Bengaluru: Miscreants attack BWSSB employee with machetes
It seems like incidents such as the one in Padarayanpura has taken shape in other parts of the city after rowdies on bikes armed with machetes attacked a BWSSB employee to send fear among authorities. The assailants also passed derogatory remarks against police before leaving the area
India1, Apr 2020, 3:04 PM
Forget COVID-19, infection due to overflowing sewage in Bengaluru raises concern
The coronavirus scare is overshadowed by overflowing sewage in LBS Nagar, Bengaluru, as residents fear being exposed to water-borne diseases. Despite complaints, neither the apartment owners nor representatives from the Bengaluru Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) worker or Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) have come forward.
India5, Mar 2020, 5:35 PM
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.