Dhaka Wasa

July 25, 2019
July 25, 2019

Ensure supply of safe water

The High Court yesterday observed that Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority would get appreciations if it could solve all its issues and supply safe drinking water to citizens.

July 24, 2019
July 24, 2019

We want water, pure water: HC

The High Court directs Dhaka Wasa to supply pure water to residents in the capital and take immediate steps in this regard.

July 8, 2019
July 8, 2019

Harmful bacteria in Wasa water

The High Court yesterday ordered Dhaka Wasa to explain why its water was contaminated with bacteria.

July 7, 2019
July 7, 2019

HC seeks explanation on Wasa's contaminated water

The High Court asks Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority to submit an explanation before the court on contaminated water supplied by Wasa in four, out of 10 zones, in Dhaka.

July 4, 2019
July 4, 2019

Wasa water has arsenic, chlorine

Wasa water in the capital’s four out of 10 zones are contaminated with arsenic and chlorine, according to a government report submitted to the attorney general’s office. ...

June 19, 2019
June 19, 2019

HC wants reports on steps taken to stop fish cultivation in Wasa lagoon

The High Court wants to know the steps taken to implement its 2015 directives for stopping cultivation of fishes in Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority’s (Wasa) lagoon in Dhaka’s Kadamtoli,...

May 17, 2019
May 17, 2019

WASA Supply in Capital: 16pc water not clean

A month after boasting about its water quality, Dhaka Wasa yesterday revealed that its water is polluted in 57 city areas because of broken-down supply lines. ...

May 16, 2019
May 16, 2019

JS body recommends to split Dhaka Wasa into two

Amid widespread outcry over safe water, the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Estimate recommends to split the Dhaka Wasa into two parts to ensure supply of safe and drinkable water for the city...

May 16, 2019
May 16, 2019

Dhaka Wasa says water supplied to 57 areas polluted

Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (Wasa) has submitted a report to the High Court saying that water supplied by Wasa to 57 areas of its 10 zones are polluted.

May 14, 2019
May 14, 2019

HC annoyed at failure to test Wasa water

The High Court yesterday expressed dissatisfaction at the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (LGRD) for not complying with its order to examine the quality of water supplied by the...