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Pavana river News

River overflowing and dam full, but water cuts back in Pimpri

The decision has been taken despite the fact that Pavana river has ample water and Pavana dam is filled to capacity.


Pune: Stalled for eight years, Pavana pipeline project may finally take off

The Rs 400-crore project involves lifting water directly through a closed pipeline from Pavana dam, located around 35 km from Pimpri-Chinchwad. The pipeline would run up to Ravet area of Pimpri-Chinchwad.

Pune: BJP says considering alternate options for Pavana pipeline project

The BJP’s Pimpri-Chinchwad president said alternative solutions may be necessary to resolve the stalemate with the protesting farmers.

Pune: PCMC launches all-out bid to clear city rivers of hyacinth

The civic body said that though it has cleared major parts of the rivers, a lot of work still needs to be done.

Four students on picnic feared drowned in Pavana river

The students had went to the dam for a picnic.


Water hyacinth infestation gnaws already parched Pimpri

All divisional chiefs to launch the ‘curb hyacinth menace’ in Pavana, Indrayani and Mula rivers.

PCMC quietly targets old structures

PCMC had demolished 11 structures that were occupied and set up before March 31,2012.

Pavana,lifeline of Pimpri,categorised as ‘dead river’,PCMC’s Rs 700-cr plan stuck

PCMC’s Environment Report has also categorised the river as one falling into Class ‘C’ of pollution norms,which automatically earned it the tag of a dead river.

Eco-freindly God

15-year-old Viraj Gapchoop makes Ganesh idols using eco-friendly raw materials and methods so that the Pavana River will some day flow clean