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A jan andolan for water

Proposed Jal Jeevan Mission will be a decentralised, community-managed and sustainable water management scheme

Chennai rains had minimal impact on groundwater table: Weather body

The light rainfall received in Chennai has helped the groundwater in the city percolate very little over the last one month.


Maharashtra: In 11,078 villages, groundwater levels see worst dip in three years

The only positive picture this year emerges from the Konkan region where no village has reported any dip in groundwater levels. This time last year, 81 villages were affected from the coastal belt of the state.

On the water front

Farmers can be given monetary rewards for saving electricity and water. Water-guzzling crops need to shift to geographically sustainable areas.

Mohali on verge of facing acute water crisis, groundwater level hits all-time low

Experts say the district is overdrawing underground water resources with every residential colony digging up borewells for water supply.

To save water,state turns to lift irrigation

Water will be lifted from the Kandi canal


Patiala gains after 14 years,situation grim in rest of state

The groundwater level has gone further down in the over-exploited blocks of Punjab.

Groundwater up but contaminated,reveals study

Groundwater levels in the city are rising but geologists say a large portion of the groundwater in Pune could have bacterial contamination as it is recharged by water from the city’s drainage system,besides rainwater.