Water Supply
West Bengal  /  Published 09.12.19

Tallah water alert on Saturday

Water supply to more than half of Calcutta will remain suspended from 10am on Saturday till 7am on Sunday because of repairs at the Tallah pumping station, a Calcutta Municipal Corporation official sa...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 11.11.19

Residents seek repair of water supply plant in Silchar

The government’s alleged apathy in repairing a water supply plant at Kukital in south Assam’s Karimganj district has sparked fury among the residents. Kukital falls under Patharkandi Assembly cons...
By Swapnaneel Bhattacharjee in Silchar

India  /  Published 28.10.19

Bengal weighs central plan on piped water

The Bengal government has started conducting an assessment to join hands with the Centre to provide piped water supply to the majority of the 1.37 crore rural households in the state.The move assumes ...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.05.19

Water crisis follows demand spurt

Large parts of south Calcutta are reeling from water shortage which civic engineers are attributing to an increase in consumption because of the heat and humidity.Residents of places around Gariahat s...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 30.04.19

Water main damaged in Jamshedpur

Earthmovers at a construction site ruptured the main water pipeline at Bistupur on Tuesday because of which there was no supply to residential quarters of Tata Steel employees on L-Road and M-Road.Anx...
By Our Correspondent in Jamshedpdur

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.03.19

Tankers to quench thirst

Over 100 women from ward 14 met mayor Chandrashekhar Agarwal on Friday and demanded immediate steps to restore water supply in their area. The women from Shyam Dhaura, Rawani Tola, Nim Dhaura, Khariak...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

West Bengal  /  Published 26.05.20

Rundown on restoration work

The Bengal government on Tuesday sought to offer clarity on relief and restoration operations across 16 districts that felt the impact of Cyclone Amphan with a statement on the measures undertaken to ...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 24.05.20

Bamboo poles to the rescue

Bamboo poles have to be installed as an ad-hoc measure to take forward electric cables that were tied around fallen poles to restore power supply, civic officials said on Sunday.The officials said ere...
By Subhajoy Roy in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 30.12.19

Pact inked with firm for water

The Assam Water Supply and Sewerage Board signed an agreement with Jindal Water Infrastructure Ltd to supply 24 hours drinking water in Dibrugarh town. Town and country planning minister Atul Bora was...
By Hiranya Barman in Guwahati

Opinion  /  Published 16.07.19

At last, a dolphin research centre in India

Sir — It is a matter of great relief that India’s first dolphin research centre is set to come up in Patna, nearly a decade after it was first mooted. This will hopefully bode well for the fate of...
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