Author Archives: Binu Mathew

Drive to push for online power pay

Patna: Encouraged by the growing number of consumers who pay electricity bill online, the power distribution companies – North Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited (NBPDCL) and South Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited (SBPDCL) – are going to launch a special drive to encourage more consumers to pay their bills online.

Despite government’s circular, Mumbai civic body not keen on using plastic waste to build roads

Despite the state government’s notification making it mandatory for its public works department (PWD) and civic bodies to use plastic waste for tar roads, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) said it will first undertake a study to check how effective the method is. Experts say that plastic roads can rid the city of potholes and