Monday, May 27, 2024

WASA plans walkways to save Dhaka canals

To protect reclaimed canals from further encroachment, the Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (DWASA) has taken an initiative to build walkways around the canals, to demarcate them permanently. The ministry of finance has already allocated Tk. 8 crore for this purpose, DWASA managing director Taqsim A Khan told reporters, at a press briefing in ... Read more

DWASA mulls water tariff hike to attain sustainability

Ignores pilferage and system loss Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority is considering raising the water tariff instead of taking any substantial steps to end water pilferage and reduce system loss to make itself a sustainable organisation. The Dhaka WASA has already submitted a proposal to the government for increasing the water price by about ... Read more