Hyderabad

  • (Received through email) Hi, I would like to know what is maximum allowed depth for a borewell? My next plot owner already went till 2000 and they are digging close to our apartment. So would need to know any norms set for maximum depth allowed by GHMC or CGWB. Regards Vinoth babu...
    swatiposted 3 months 2 weeks agoread more
  • Monsoon shows a deficit of five percent in June The rainfall shows a deficit of five percent in the month of June for the whole country. While the north-west India recorded 'large excesses', Saurashtra, Kutch and east Uttar Pradesh are among the rain def...
    swatiposted 10 months 3 weeks agoread more
  • Bihar floods: Fear of epidemic looms large The recent flood in the state have taken 200 lives and affected nearly 1.5 crore people across 18 Bihar districts. Although the flood water has started receding, the fear of an epidemic has increased. To tackle the situation, medical facilities are being p...
    swatiposted 1 year 9 months agoread more
  • Need to tackle core issues to end farm crisis: Experts According to farm sector experts, the Rs 34,000-crore farm loan waiver in Maharashtra alone will not help improve the situation of farmers in the state as they will continue to suffer from other important issues such as high input costs, l...
    swatiposted 1 year 10 months agoread more
  • Most of Hyderabad water bodies reduced to cesspools Out of the 25 prominent water bodies in Hyderabad, 23 have failed to meet the water quality standards set by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). With the presence of high levels of faecal coliform, all 23 water bodies fall below ...
    swatiposted 2 years 4 months agoread more
  • Country's first mobile chilled water kiosk in Rajasthan Rajasthan’s Barmer district has received the country’s first mobile-any-time-water kiosk that dispenses chilled water for the community. The initiative is a part of the corporate social responsibility of Cairn India that is supporting...
    swatiposted 2 years 6 months agoread more
  • Rains cause havoc in Hyderabad while Mumbai lakes, dams overflow with water Water reserviors in Mumbai record full capacity, while Hyderabad struggles as water logging and flooding is reported from several areas. Hyderabad municipal corporation has asked the Army for help in relief operations,...
    sabitakaushalposted 2 years 7 months agoread more
  • Floods grip many parts of the country Heavy downpour in Maharashtra and Rajasthan has caused 10 deaths while thousands have been affected due to floods in Madhya Pradesh and Assam. In Uttarakhand, the water level in Ganga has risen considerably and people have been restricted from stepping dow...
    swatiposted 2 years 10 months agoread more
  • Maharashtra government withdraws plea against ban on construction on wetlands   The Maharashtra government has withdrawn its petition seeking modifications in an earlier court order pertaining to banning of constructions in wetland areas. In the last court hearing, the state government wa...
    swatiposted 2 years 10 months agoread more
  • Dear IWP Please suggest to me how to do rain water harvesing for this borewell which is 480 feet deep, and has stoped working. The soil is black clay type soil and I can see that the water doen't seep into this soil. I have read many articles on rain water harvesting but no one has mentionion...
    Surendarposted 3 years 3 months agoread more
  • Hi,I went through the articles and FAQ on rain water harvesting. I need to know if you are aware of any NGOs or organisations which take care of this in Hyderabad? We are looking at rain water harvesting mainly for ground water rechargeThank you
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 3 years 11 months agoread more
  • Yettinahole project called a drinking water project only to circumvent guidelines According to environmentalists, Karnataka Government has been exposed about the purpose of the Yettinahole Comprehensive Drinking Water Project. In its advertisement popularising the project, the State Government call...
    swatiposted 4 years 2 months agoread more
  • Hi Team, This is Sridhar from Bachupally, Hyderabad. Of late, people are resorting to selling water from private land/plots to tankers and they are drawing huge amounts of water for private and profit making purposes. This is leading to ground water level falling to extreme levels. Please advise o...
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 4 years 2 months agoread more
  • Dear Sir Recently I have dug a borewell in Hyderabad, where due to non-availability of water I was forced to go to the depth of 1335 ft. I have got water more than 1 inch at this depth. Layers with slight wetness were found at depths of 250/600/800/900 ft but water didnt came up while digging, only...
    Pradeep Bposted 4 years 5 months agoread more
  • Hello,We live in Hi tec city kondapur, Hyderabad. Ours is a thousand sq yrd five storeyed new apartment complex . We have two borewells dug two years back. One is 400 ft and the other one is 1300 ft deep. 400 ft borewell yields continuous water during rainy season. It yields water for one hour only ...
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 4 years 11 months agoread more
  • I am working on Watershed Analysis using Remote Sensing & GIS as a part of my Ph.D. research. I have 26 years of experience both in Civil Engineering and Remote Sensing & GIS.Currently, I am working as Associate Professor in Department of Civil Engineering in a private engineering college at...
    Anonymous (not verified)posted 4 years 11 months agoread more
  • Water hardly an agenda for politiciansTwo of the three main political parties in fray for the Parliamentary elections, the Congress and the BJP, have just paid lip service to water conservation, while the AAP is atleast talking about Gram Sabhas holding decision making powers for water projectsPiped...
    ravleenposted 5 years 1 month agoread more
  • SC committee rejects 23 of 24 hydel projects in UttarakhandThe SC committee has rejected the 23 hydropower projects out of the 24 proposed on the Alaknanda and Bhagirathi rivers in Uttarakhand. The Committee has recommended closure of the projects as they are either proposed in Ecologically Sensitiv...
    swatiposted 5 years 1 month agoread more
  • Abolish manual scavenging: SCThe Supreme Court has ordered all states to abolish manual scavenging and undertake measures to rehabilitate manual scavengers. It has also directed the states to pay a compensation of Rs.10 lakh each to the family of manual scavengers who have died while enter...
    swatiposted 5 years 1 month agoread more
  • India may become water scarce by 2020: ReportBusinesses in the country are underestimating water-related risks as depletion and pollution threaten to deprive millions of safe drinking water and stifle economic growth, says a study report by the Carbon Disclosure ProjectHimachalis want policies again...
    ravleenposted 5 years 1 month agoread more

Pages

(Received through email)

Hi,

I would like to know what is maximum allowed depth for a borewell? My next plot owner already went till 2000 and they are digging close to our apartment. So would need to know any norms set for maximum depth allowed by GHMC or CGWB.

Regards
Vinoth babus
 
 

 

Topics

Sub-Categories

Regions

News this week

Monsoon shows a deficit of five percent in June

Topics

Sub-Categories

Regions

News this week

Bihar floods: Fear of epidemic looms large

Topics

Sub-Categories

Regions

News this week

Need to tackle core issues to end farm crisis: Experts

Topics

Sub-Categories

Regions

News this week

Most of Hyderabad water bodies reduced to cesspools

Topics

Sub-Categories

Regions

News this week

Country's first mobile chilled water kiosk in Rajasthan

Topics

Sub-Categories

Regions

News this week

Rains cause havoc in Hyderabad while Mumbai lakes, dams overflow with water

Topics

Sub-Categories

Regions

News this week

Floods grip many parts of the country

Topics

Sub-Categories

Regions

Policy matters this week

Maharashtra government withdraws plea against ban on construction on wetlands  

Topics

Sub-Categories

Regions

Dear IWP

Please suggest to me how to do rain water harvesing for this borewell which is 480 feet deep, and has stoped working. The soil is black clay type soil and I can see that the water doen't seep into this soil.

Topics

Sub-Categories

Regions

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Hyderabad