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Block Development Officers bat for plastic tanks to prevent wa...

Nashik: Talukas across the district have been demanding the Nashik zilla parishad to install plastic tankers in the villages to cut down on the time consumed while distributing water as well as prevent unnecessary wastage due to leakage and ... Times of India, 5 minutes ago
The Hindu

MCC may have to supply water once in three days

Summer woes:Several areas in Mangaluru, particularly those in the upper reaches of the Thumbe dam, are being supplied water by tankers.— Photo: H.S. Manjunath
 The Hindu1 hour ago Water level at Thumbe drops further to 6.6 feet  The Hindu1 day ago Water-level at Thumbe dam falls to 7 ft  The Hindu4 days ago

Alternative water sources identified

The Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) has identified about 150 water sources, open wells, borewells and tanks, in its jurisdiction to lift water in case the Thumbe dam dries up completely, said H.N. Gopalakrishna, MCC Commissioner. Some of these water samples ...
 The Hindu1 hour ago Find alternative sources of water: MLC  Deccan Herald5 days ago

To battle drought, govt offers sops to grow dal, reduce acreage for sugarcane

Responding to the clamour for less water-intensive farming after three years of drought, the state government on Saturday announced incentives for farmers who grow pulses and less of groundwater-depen...
 The Hindu1 hour ago

Youngster falls off houseboat, drowns

Sabarinath, 19, hailing from Coimbatore, died after he fell off a houseboat into water in Kuttanad on Saturday evening. He was part of an 18-member tourist team, according to the police. Two others who jumped into the water to save him were rescued by boat ...
 The Hindu1 hour ago

Maharashtra now wants Karnataka to release 2 tmcft. of water

The Maharashtra government, which has positively responded to Karnatakas request to release water for drinking purpose in villages of Belagavi, Bagalkot and Vijayapura districts along the Krishna, now expects Karnataka to reciprocate and release 2 tmcft. of ...
 The Hindu2 hours ago Maharashtra seeks water from Karnataka  The Hindu13 hours ago Telangana seeks 3 tmcft of water from Karnataka  The Hindu2 days ago

Seven tmcft water needed to tide over water crisis: Uma

Seven tmcft of Krishna water — five tmcft for cities, towns, and villages in the Krishna Delta and two tmcft for the upland areas that are provided water by the Nagarajuna Sagar Left Canal — was neede...
 The Hindu2 hours ago

SKDRDP supplies water to villages

People lining up with pots to collect water in Beluru village of Kalaburagi taluk on Saturday.— Photo: Arun Kulkarni The Shri Kshetra Dharmasthala Rural Development Project (SKDRDP) has started supplying drinking water to the water-starved villages of ...
 The Hindu2 hours ago
The Hindu

Villivakkam voters demand better stormwater drains

Low-lying area is prone to waterlogging; neglect of lake is also an issue Before the delimitation in 2008, the Villivakkam Assembly constituency was the largest in the city. And then, five constituencies — Ambattur, Kolathur, Virugambakkam, ...
 The Hindu2 hours ago

Voltage fluctuation hits water supply

Poor power supply situation has thrown drinking water supply in and around the city into disarray with most of the city areas bearing the brunt of the situation. Water supply situation has been particularly serious in the West Kochi areas. Voltage fluctuation ...
 The Hindu2 hours ago Power, water supply being restored in Silchar  The Assam Tribune7 hours ago Cyclone leaves Silchar powerless  The Assam Tribune1 day ago
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