storm water


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storm water

Water flowing on the surface of the ground, resulting from heavy rainfall.
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Why is it that in Bangkok which receives much more rainfall than Karachi, the storm water is drained in a matter of minutes?
"In May 2018 and November 2018 officers from the EPA and Health Protection Services undertook audits of food businesses focusing on kitchen maintenance, clearing facilities and points of entry into storm water.
Syed Murad Ali Shah said that Northern Bye-pass, News Sabzi Mandi, various societies and townships have emerged on the main natural nai or dhoros (storm water drains), therefore water has no way to flow down to the sea.
Shah said that Northern Bypass, News Sabzi Mandi, various societies and townships have emerged on the main natural nai or dhoros(storm water drains), therefore water has no way to flow down to the sea.
Nkati leaders appealed to Chief Minister Sindh, Syed Murad Ali Shah and Minister for Local Govt, Saeed Ghani, urging to immediately take action against encroachment mafia in North Karachi industrial area and Issue instructions for clearing encroachment on storm water and roads.
The mandates enforced through permits issued by the state to municipalities require local governments to inspect storm water systems and develop plans for reducing pollution in streams.
The bench directed the civic authorities to complete the task of cleaning storm water drains at the earliest and submit a compliance report until May 05.
The scope of work included extension of a three km-long main connection, construction of 29 inspection chambers, 49 storm water collection points and 11 storm water collection tanks, she added.
"DIP has initiated construction of its internal storm water network in the identified areas and targets to finish the same by end of this year.
While evaluating the Advanced Water Purification project, the board of directors and management concluded that additional environmental benefits could be achieved by integrating two storm water diverters into the project.
FITCHBURG -- To keep sewage out of the city's storm water drains alone will cost millions, but an EPA grant is aimed at stopping some of the storm water before it reaches the drains.
LAHORE -- Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA) Managing Director Naseer Ahmad Ch has directed the operational staff to ensure regular inspection of drainage system and disposal of storm water to avoid any unpleasant situation during upcoming monsoon.