Water Supply & Sewerage Authority (WASA)
Show of success, reality of dismal failure
There is a huge difference between reality and Taqsem A Khan's apparent 'success'
3 hours ago
Taqsem likely to be reappointed WASA MD
Taqsem A Khan is going to be reappointed as managing director of Dhaka WASA (Water Supply and Sewerage Authority) for the sixth term.
19 September 2020, 16:10
WASA MD not implementing 2011 order on Buriganga pollution: HC
The High Court on Monday asked the managing director of Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (WASA) Taksim A Khan to implement its 2011 order to take steps to prevent the pollution of the Buriganga ...
14 September 2020, 18:12
Arsenic in water
Araihazar suffers to quench Dhaka’s thirst: Researchers
Arsenic contamination is spreading in the groundwater of several villages of Araihazar upazila in Narayanganj
5 September 2020, 2:37
Huge funds to prevent water logging go down the drain
The two city corporations have spent around Tk 13.16 billion (Tk 1316 crore) in 5 years and WASA Tk 1billion (Tk 100 crore) in 3 years, but Dhaka remains waterlogged at the slightest rainfall
27 July 2020, 13:26
WASA MD keeps afloat amid sea of corruption
Questions have arisen about the top WASA boss being in office for five consecutive terms. Demands have been voiced for the law to be followed and for transparency to be ensured.
23 July 2020, 13:02
MD renewal and waterlogging
Will Dhaka WASA run this way?
Rules and regulations have been violated on several occasions to renew Taqsem A Khan as the managing director of Dhaka WASA. To reappoint him, once the age limit had been lifted and, another time, ...
22 July 2020, 8:27
HC stays WASA’s price hike decision till 10 Aug
The High Court on Monday issued an order, stopping Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority (DWASA) from collecting increased water tariff until 10 Aug.
22 June 2020, 15:35
Taposh warns WASA of action over dumping waste on streets
Issuing a note of warning, Dhaka South City Corporation (DSCC) mayor Fazle Noor Taposh today said the city authority would take tougher actions against Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority ...
22 June 2020, 3:21
'Dhaka WASA fails to dredge 10 canals'
Dhaka Water Supply and Sewerage Authority did not dredge and clean at least 10 of the 26 canals in the outgoing fiscal, said several of its officials of concerned department
21 June 2020, 9:17