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Water supply

Kerala admin snap power, water supply lines to flats

Defiant residents hired generators for power and tankers for water supply. They described action as complete ‘violation of human rights’.

27 Sep 2019 5:57 AM

Khattar promises water supply to each household

The chief minister said that the 2.5 crore population of the state was his family and his aim was to make their life easier and smooth.

29 Aug 2019 4:36 AM

Rajasthan CM Gehlot to provide 70 litres free water everyday to 13 desert districts

The state government had previously approved to provide 40 litres of free water to all individuals in rural areas of the state.

22 Aug 2019 1:51 PM

Maharashtra CM calls for silt removal from water bodies

The government has taken several mitigation measures in order to provide relief to drought-affected people.

15 May 2019 3:50 AM

Shahapur reels under water scarcity

Mumbai gets daily supply of 455 million litres of water from three of Shahapur’s damsmillion litres of water from three of Shahapur’s dams.

12 May 2019 5:23 AM


MBMC puts end to free water supply to slums

A decision to this effect was taken by the MBMC’s standing committee in its meeting held on Monday.

28 Nov 2018 2:02 AM

Western suburbs face irregular supply

In September this year, the BMC had taken up works of connecting the surface level pipelines to the tunnel between Powai and Veravali section.

30 Oct 2018 12:59 AM

Can’t supply water to solitary slum dweller, says BMC

Nearly 2.25 lakh water connections in the city have been provided to slums.

29 Oct 2018 6:23 AM

Twin city’s water, infra woes worsen

In addition, it has a floating population averaging 3 lakh.

26 Oct 2018 2:09 AM

Industries, agriculture vie for water in Marathwada

Marathwada is facing serious water problems and the situation is particularly severe in the Latur district.

15 Oct 2018 2:20 AM


Residents threaten to hold morcha

Some of the areas in A ward have been facing low-pressure water supply.

08 Oct 2018 1:35 AM

Faulty water meters see spike in bills

Hapless consumers are ending up with exorbitant bills due to average readings that the civic administration largely relies upon.

18 Sep 2018 1:14 AM

Soon, legal water for illegal slum clusters

After six years, the MBMC, by virtue of its new 75 MLD water supply scheme, had lifted the ban on issuance of new waterlines from May 1, 2017.

18 Aug 2018 2:13 AM

Heavy rains ensure undisturbed water supply for next year

The remaining lakes – Modak Sagar, Tansa, Vihar and Tulsi – have already reached the overflow mark.

16 Aug 2018 2:49 AM

Tunnels to boost water supply to city

The project works are expected to be complete in six years.

03 Jul 2018 1:50 AM


BMC hikes water supply charges

Additional revenue of Rs 41 cr to be utilised for water projects.

15 Jun 2018 5:47 AM

Haryana orders supply of water to parched areas through tankers

The order was given last evening by Haryana's Public Health Engineering Minister Banwari Lal at a departmental meeting.

23 May 2018 4:21 PM

No water cuts for Mumbai this summer

According to the civic data, the present stock is slightly less than last year's stock of 4.8 lakh ml of water.

25 Apr 2018 2:21 AM

SGNP sets up thermometers to keep animal habitats cool

This initiative started after the mercury in Mumbai soared to 41 degrees earlier this year.

21 Apr 2018 1:24 AM

Villagers cite litany of miseries

Dry lakes and no water supply forced them to leave the village.

16 Apr 2018 1:32 AM