waterlogging

Curious case of Lorry parking and water logging woes in Mathur

During recent rains, run off water hit the lorry parking, and flooded houses and areas like Chinnaswamy Nagar, Kamaraj Nagar, Kamalammal Nagar, Annanagar, etc.

published on : 18th December 2020

‘No way out’: Waterlogged for 10 days now after rains

Corporation officials said various factors lead to repeated waterlogging in the area despite their best efforts to drain out the water. 

published on : 8th December 2020

Residents marooned as road in Chennai's Ashok Nagar remains waterlogged for 10 days

"We have run out of provisions and medicines. There is no way to go out. Nobody including food delivery executives and house helps has been able to come," said Gomathi Shankar, a resident

published on : 7th December 2020

Parts of Chennai, outskirts still waterlogged

Parts of Chennai and outskirts continue to suffer from waterlogging as there has been no let up in intermittent rains.

published on : 6th December 2020

‘Water, water, everywhere…nor any drop to drink’

In Tamil Nadu, every political party promises to clean Chennai’s rivers and desilt the tanks, but does nothing when in power.

published on : 5th December 2020

Waterlogging continues to haunt Chennai people

As many as 14 complaints were lodged, of which eight have been resolved, stated a data from the corporation’s control room.

published on : 4th December 2020

Solution to waterlogging in Chennai suburbs soon, says CM

Water from these areas in Southern Chennai generally reach Pallikaranai marshland, from where it goes to the sea through the Buckingham canal. 

published on : 1st December 2020

Kannupillai Kettu ward in Edavanakkad panchayat hit hard by waterlogging

“The height of the bunds also needs to be increased to prevent the water from flowing into the agricultural lands and houses.

published on : 30th November 2020

Cyclone Nivar: Chennai largely escaped waterlogging due to improved infra, says corporation chief

"We created 1000 kilometres of new storm water drains which were also maintained according to a strict standard operating procedure,” said Corporation Commissioner G Prakash

published on : 26th November 2020

Yet.... many areas under water

Despite the sincere efforts, many localities witnessed waterlogging. Madipakkam, Adambakkam, Velachery and Nanganallur were largely submerged.

published on : 26th November 2020

Sensors help tackle waterlogging

The rain gauges, each covering a 30-m radius, provides information on rainfall recorded to help officials identify areas where there has been heavy rainfall.

published on : 13th November 2020

Pipes to be laid along medians in Hyderabad to curb floods

In a bid to prevent waterlogging of central medians on roads, the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) will lay storm water pipelines along certain medians in the city.

published on : 31st October 2020

Heavy overnight rain in Mumbai; waterlogging in some areas

Roads in some low-lying areas like Hindmata, King's Circle and Kalachowki were inundated after heavy rainfall during the night.

published on : 15th October 2020

Waterlogging misery for Odisha's Kendrapara, normal life hit

Torrential rain for the last two days has resulted in waterlogging in several parts of the district throwing life out of gear.

published on : 15th October 2020

Heavy rains lead to waterlogging in several parts of Mumbai

On Wednesday morning, public transport services were hit and normal life affected in the financial capital due to heavy downpour and waterlogging.

published on : 23rd September 2020
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