Drinking Water
News  /  Published 27.05.22

South Kolkata set to get enhanced water supply from mid-June

Water supply to south Kolkata is likely to get a boost following an increase in the daily production capacity of the Garden Reach water treatment plant. Kolkata Municipal Corporation has augmented th...
By Subhajoy Roy in Kolkata

News  /  Published 24.05.22

Bidhannagar civic body to install deep borewells at Rs 15 lakh each

Bidhannagar Municipal Corporation is going to install 15 deep borewells fitted with high-power pumps to solve the drinking water crisis in several places, including Sukantanagar, Rajarhat and Moh...
By Snehal Sengupta in Sukantanagar

News  /  Published 13.05.22

How to keep your pet summer fit

6. Diet- The most frequent complain a veterinarian receives from pet parents in summer is that their companion fur ball is not taking meals properly. This is a genuine problem and we see its effect in...
By Abhiroop Chowdhury in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 30.04.22

Local youth sets up community fridge to quell thirst of pedestrians

“Many local people have also been keeping their water bottles inside my fridge. They mark their bottles before putting them inside the fridge,” Rahman said. While drinking water taps and ...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata

People  /  Published 27.04.22

Community fridge on Alimuddin Street providing free and cold water to the thirsty

Rahman emphasised that this shouldn’t be a one-off case and people from other localities can easily replicate this model. “One can procure a second-hand fridge for Rs 4,000. If enough peop...
By Vedant Karia


News  /  Published 18.04.22

Bagmari resident complains to Kolkata mayor about water crisis

Residents of some standalone buildings are allegedly drawing water illegally from the supply network of the civic body, denying many their due share when the city is reeling under an unrelenting summe...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 17.04.22

Coming soon: Drinking water facilities at IIEST Shibpur

IIEST, Shibpur, will arrange drinking water facilities within seven days and furniture within 15 days when 60 second-year students begin to stay at the makeshift hostels, the institute’s dean of...
By Subhankar Chowdhury

News  /  Published 15.04.22

Pumping station to come up at Marcus Square in 2.5 years

A booster pumping station will come up at Marcus Square on College Street in north Kolkata to replace the one at Mohammad Ali Park, Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) has decided. The new stati...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 10.04.22

Plea to extend KMC filtered water supply across EM Bypass

Police have written to the KMC to arrange for potable water by extending the existing water supply connection from Chaulpatty Road, Canal South Road, CIT Building More and Majher Para to the eastern s...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

India  /  Published 22.03.22

Nabard sanctions Rs 4,013cr for Odisha

The National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development has sanctioned financial assistance of Rs 4,013 crore to Odisha, the highest in the country, for critical rural infrastructure development under...
By Our Correspondent in Bhubaneswar


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