According to Baljinder, treated wastewater irrigation project has given us a new lifeline to agriculture in the area with more than 250 acres of land being irrigated using the method. The Banur facility in Mohali is a 4 MLD (million litres a day) capacity STP.
The Teesta has flowed unquiet for decades between India and Bangladesh. A joint river commission has been ineffectual,ad hoc arrangements have failed,and an expected deal on water-sharing has been called off after Mamata Banerjee objected. Ravish Tiwari looks at the stakes.