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SEWER. Properly a trench artificially made for the purpose of carrying water into the sea, river, or some other place of reception. Public sewers are, in general, made at the public expense. Crabb, R. P. Sec. 113.

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SC slaps fine totaling P1.84B vs Maynilad, Manila Water and MWSS over lack of sewage lines !-- -- ( - August 6, 2019 - 6:02pm MANILA, Philippines The Supreme Court slapped a fine of P921 million againstMaynilad Water Services Inc.
The detailed engineering design for the sewage line shall firstly be executed by IVAR.
He also requested the shop and hotel owners to cooperate with the staff of metropolitan added they should refrain from dumping garbage on roads and sewage lines.
He said a new sewage line will be laid from Dak Khana Liaquatabad to Liaquatabad No.10 besides street carpeting over 125000 square feet area.
Said ordinance was passed in 2014, long after Tieza and BIWC's sewage line was constructed.
According to police sources, four years old child namely Khan Mohammad fell down and stuck in a gutter filled with rain water while he was playing alone near sewage line. And was found dead by local people after some time.
A source informed that the deaths had taken place some four metres deep in the sewage line, where the workers were expected to take utmost precaution by wearing safety gadgets.
A 1.5 km long sewage line is proposed to be laid in the town, and waste water generated in the city would be treated in a plant.