Sultanpete’s blocked roads and stench worry traders

Water blockage and construction of an underpass in Sultanpete is costing traders and vendors time and money. Sultanpete, the city’s core, was swamped withwaist-deep sewage water from manholes and drains, after heavy rains in the past fewdays. The traders blame the poor drainage system in the areas of Chickpete and Sultanpete. Due to heavy rains, […]

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Rainwater Harvesting Systems Lacking in the City.

Mandatory rainwater harvesting is still not installed everywhere it should to save water in Bangalore. The Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) surveyed over 50,000 buildings for lacking to install rainwater harvesting system (RWH), -the installation of which was made mandatory in 2009. It was stated that ‘it is a mandatory requirement for adoption […]

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