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Delhi govt plans check dams on major drains to trap pollutants

While two such check dams have already been installed on a pilot basis, officials said the project will be expanded to the rest of the locations once its tested during the monsoon when water level in the drains rise.
Check dams are expected to reduce the pollutant load in drains by 70% - 80%(HT File Photo)
Check dams are expected to reduce the pollutant load in drains by 70% - 80%(HT File Photo)
Updated on Jun 23, 2021 03:46 AM IST
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By, Hindustan Times, New Delhi

Panic at 3 am as floodwaters enter homes in Chandigarh’s Khuda Lahora, Mohali areas hit

MC teams sent to site after flooding reports came in from Khuda Lahora Colony to clear out clogged drains; police post under water in Baltana
Cars, scooters and a cart under water near the Baltana police chowki after heavy rains in the region.(Keshav Singh/HT)
Cars, scooters and a cart under water near the Baltana police chowki after heavy rains in the region.(Keshav Singh/HT)
Updated on Aug 23, 2020 06:23 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | ByHT Correspondents, Chandigarh/mohali

Mogharpada land leased to us, will not allow Metro car shed, say farmers

The farmers claimed farming and fishing is their main occupation and if the MMRDA goes ahead with the car shed plan, they will attempt mass suicide in protest.
Residents of Mogharpada, fear losing their land to the government. Around 200 farmers said that though the land is the government’s, it was leased to them by the government in 1960 for cultivation.(HT image)
Residents of Mogharpada, fear losing their land to the government. Around 200 farmers said that though the land is the government’s, it was leased to them by the government in 1960 for cultivation.(HT image)
Updated on Sep 15, 2019 04:26 AM IST
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272 borewells sealed under Jal Shakti Abhiyan in two days

On Saturday, Ashok Sangwan, divisional commissioner reviewed the work done under Jal Shakti Abhiyan. He directed the officials to make check dams in the foothills of the Aravallis for groundwater recharge.
All the SDMs have been asked to keep a daily tab on water extraction activities.(Jal Shakti Abhiyan)
All the SDMs have been asked to keep a daily tab on water extraction activities.(Jal Shakti Abhiyan)
Updated on Jul 28, 2019 03:44 AM IST
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Dahisar river is worth a dam: BMC, forest dept nod for plan

Dam to come up downstream from boating area inside SGNP, help restore rainwater.
To be built by the International Association for Human Values (IAHV), a part of Art of Living Foundation, the dam will be constructed 750m downstream from the boating area of the river inside the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP).(Pramod Thakur/HT Photo)
To be built by the International Association for Human Values (IAHV), a part of Art of Living Foundation, the dam will be constructed 750m downstream from the boating area of the river inside the Sanjay Gandhi National Park (SGNP).(Pramod Thakur/HT Photo)
Published on Sep 22, 2018 06:21 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By, Mumbai

New storm water drain to ease waterlogging woes in Gurugram

New drain between Vatika Chowk on Sohna Road and Basai railway overbridge will ease the load on Badshahpur drain. Officials say work expected to start by end of this year.
The drain is planned to ease the load on Badshahpur drain, which narrows down near National Highway-48, leading to water-logging at Khandsa and Hero Honda Chowk.(Parveen Kumar/Hindustan Times)
The drain is planned to ease the load on Badshahpur drain, which narrows down near National Highway-48, leading to water-logging at Khandsa and Hero Honda Chowk.(Parveen Kumar/Hindustan Times)
Updated on Sep 20, 2018 03:35 AM IST
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Hindustan Times, Gurugram | By, Gurugram

Gurugram struggling to fix drainage

Officials say haphazard planning, concrete drains, unchecked realty boom cause repeated waterlogging.
The problem, however, is a perennial one, albeit at a smaller magnitude, with many areas getting inundated following each spell of rain.(Parveen Kumar/Hindustan Times)
The problem, however, is a perennial one, albeit at a smaller magnitude, with many areas getting inundated following each spell of rain.(Parveen Kumar/Hindustan Times)
Updated on Aug 29, 2018 04:12 AM IST
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Panchkula MC chief denies sewage spillage in Sukhna lake

He submitted that in order to stop the flow of sewage into Sukhna, the MC has constructed four check dams on the drain that holds the wastewater to ensure that it did not flow into the lake.
(HT File)
(HT File)
Updated on Aug 27, 2018 05:26 PM IST
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Hindustan Times, Panchkula | ByYuvraj Kaushal, Panchkula

Kerala govt to probe whether check dam triggered landslide in Kozhikode

Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan informed the state assembly that a panel had been constituted and it would soon submit a report on whether the collapse of the check dam had caused the destruction in the region.
People engaged in rescue work after a landslide in Kattippara in Kozhikode on June 14, 2018.(PTI Photo)
People engaged in rescue work after a landslide in Kattippara in Kozhikode on June 14, 2018.(PTI Photo)
Published on Jun 18, 2018 02:02 PM IST
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