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Sunday, Feb 23, 2020

Rainwater

Oct 05, 2019 16:15
Primary and secondary school students of Madho Longra Basti in Jaarigim village of Shankargarh development block are facing this hardship, which has further intensified due to relentless rains. read more
Sep 15, 2019 02:28
The district development and panchayat officer, Narendra Sarwan, said that the department is on a mission to get RWH systems functional in government schools. read more
Jul 17, 2019 22:47
The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) is constructing four rainwater harvesting units inside the new parking lot of the Qutub complex. read more
Jul 07, 2019 02:36
Another senior NDMC official said a list of 60 places where rain water harvesting chambers will be developed has been sent to the Central Ground Water Board for permission. read more
Jul 03, 2019 04:00
The project, approved by the Cabinet on Tuesday, involves creating eco-friendly pits along the river to collect excess floodwater from the Yamuna during the monsoon months, which, in turn, will percolate down to the aquifers in the areas. read more
Jun 23, 2019 12:25
The ‘taanka’ was inaugurated in a programme organised in the district over a week after PM Narendra Modi wrote a letter to village heads urging them to conserve water and harvest rainwater. PM Modi specially mentioned for constructions of taankas, ponds,... read more
Jun 15, 2019 11:28
The letters, signed by the PM, have been hand-delivered to the pradhans through respective District Magistrates and Collectors in the districts. read more
Apr 26, 2019 00:13
The development holds importance as last year, the MCG was only able to finalise a contractor in the second week of July for cleaning rainwater harvesting pits, by which time monsoon had already set in. read more
Apr 09, 2019 05:54
The NGT had directed Directorate of Education of the Delhi government to impose environmental compensation of Rs 5 lakh each on 153 schools. The DU Registrar was ordered to recover the compensation of Rs 5 lakh each from six colleges that failed to install... read more
Jun 25, 2018 09:56
The Gurugram Metropolitan Development Authority (GMDA) has set up its own control room for coordination purposes to handle the amount of rainfall that causes ‘Gurujam’, says CEO V Umashankar. read more
Apr 29, 2018 22:09
The structure can help collect 831,000 liters of rainwater annually whereas the capacity of its subsurface storage tank comes to 30,000 liters. On an average, per day 600 liters of water can be drawn from the rainwater harvesting structure. read more