The heavy downpour led to waterlogging and inundation of several roads quite fast, with some stretches in the IT corridor reporting waist high water and cars getting stuck in the water.
The civic body used custom-made 10-litre capacity drones for spraying the herbal herbicide, including neem, citrodora and cow dung.
The bench was dealing with a writ petition filed by Anjana Sinha questioning the action of the Telangana government in allowing concretising of Malkam Cheruvu at Raidurgam by creating landfill and constructing huge structures along with stonewalls within the full tank level.
The State government would allocate 350 acres of land in Budwel and Kismatpur for IT and corporate companies, says KTR
Beautification initiative sees intensive clean-up of water hyacinth
While there is steady flow of visitors at brimming lakes, life at Ramanthapur has been thrown out of gear.
The GHMC intends to develop the water bodies into recreation facilities by establishing fencing, providing benches, walking tracks and other facilities.
The activists of Save our Urban Lakes (SOUL) have raised their reservations over the sudden appearance of the landfill, which is being taken up by GHMC to construct a walking track. The members of SOUL on Wednesday said that the landfill inside the demarcated area of the lake is illegal.