TWAD directs engineers to convert borewells into RWH units in TN

In a move to ensure that no more life is lost to unused borewells, the Tamilnadu Water Supply and Drainage Board has asked the engineers to take necessary steps to convert the borewells into rainwater harvesting units. In a circular issued by TWAD Managing Director C N Mahesvaran here Tuesday, 24-hour deadlin has been given to the engineers. Continue Reading

Toddler Sujith stuck in TN borewell dead, body removed

Nearly 80 hours of struggle to rescue a three-year-old boy stuck in a discarded borewell near here failed with the death of the child and retrieving of his decomposed body from a depth of 88-feet in the early hours of Tuesday. Continue Reading