Water Cuts

  • Mumbai hotels, commercial set ups to have 50 per cent water cut July 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Sparing residents from further water cuts, the Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) has raised the water cut of hotels and commercial set ups in the city to 50 per cent from Thursday. "To provide relief to small consumers, we have decided to contain the water cuts of the residents...
  • Rs 27000 cr allocated to Mumbai civic body remain unused February 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Year after year residents of Mumbai suffer from bad roads and water cuts while the assets of the members of the BMC continue to grow. Even much of the Rs 27000 crore allocated for the BMC remain unused. BMC is the country's largest civic body, riding on a budget...
  • Mumbai heads for more water cuts December 28, 2006

    Mumbai: Mumbaikars can heave a sigh of relief. The 24hour water supply cut is now behind them and normal water supply has resumed. But that's not where it ends. There will be more cuts till midJanuary 2007. Queuing up to store water may well become a thing of the past....
  • No water woes for Mumbai tomorrow December 27, 2006

    Mumbai: The engineers in Mumbai entered the 146yearold water supply pipeline in Yewai near Thane on Wednesday to replace a 25yearoldbutterfly valve in the pipeline to increase water supply to the city. Bombay will get more water, says Sub Engineer, BMC, Sudhakar Hande. The work on the 2351 mm wide pipes...
  • Water cut leaves Mumbai dry, dirty December 27, 2006

    Mumbai: The day long water cut had Mumbaikars going without some of the daily necessities of life. For Shaun Williams, a headful of curly hair has never been a problem before. But Wednesday's water cut has left him scratching his head literally. I had no water to wash my hair and...