Marathwada water crisis

Marathwada water crisis News

Declare drought in Beed, Osmanabad, Latur: Congress

A delegation of the state Congress leaders, led by its state president Balasaheb Thorat, met Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday and urged the government to declare drought in Beed, Osmanabad and Latur districts of Marathwada.

Railways withdraws its Rs 2-cr water bill sent to drought-hit Latur

Till now more than 6 crore litres of water has been transported by the Railways from Miraj to Latur.


Pune: 10-member team to survey areas hit by drought

The Maharashtra state government has officially declared that 60 per cent of its villages were facing a ‘drought-like’ condition.

Maharashtra: No new sugar mills in Marathwada for 5 years

Of the 202 sugar mills in Maharashtra, 40 per cent are in Marathwada region. Maharashtra accounts for 32 per cent of the total sugar production in the country.

Marathwada water crisis: Three proposals for plants at Jalna turned down by panel

Industrial proposals being deferred due to water scarcity in the state

Maharashtra: Stand-up comedian’s ‘Jal Rakshak’ teams replace leaking taps, aim to save 365 crore litres of water

According to civic authorities, there are 560 slums in Pune and Tilloo’s team fanned out at various places to check the leakage.


Circus and bread

On IPL, to accuse the court of a politics of distraction is to miss the point.

Maha CM Fadnavis launches ‘mission drinking water’, says investors’ confidence intact despite drought

The Maharashtra Drought Relief Committee headed by Agriculture Minister Eknath Khadse and Opposition leader Radhakrishna Patil has been constituted.