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'Only 35 per cent of total water procured from reservoirs and water table actually reaches the farmers for irrigation. The rest goes waste.'
Most parts of Marathwada received average rainfall this monsoon and the water stock in the region stands at just 28. 81 per cent.
The supply was affected after one of the five Water Authority pipelines which caters to the drinking water needs of the inmates of the zoo, developed a technical snag.
Due to scarcity of rain in past few years, the oil palm crop has decreased to 650 hectares, which was earlier cultivated in 3,373 hectares in the district.
The Niti Aayog has asked the state to improve the access rate and the quality of drinking water in rural habitations while lauding its efforts in surface water restoration and participatory irrigation
Not a single region in Delhi has recorded a significant rise in groundwater level during last two decades.
With the temperature hovering around 45 degrees in most parts of the state, water scarcity has become a big issue of concern.
Collector directed to take up drinking water projects on saturation mode.
Severe water scarcity in Vemulawada in erstwhile Karimnagar - Kondagattu and Dharmapuri is forcing the pilgrims to stay in private lodges.
The girls of the government hostel travel every day with their school teacher and other maids with buckets to use the toilet.
While the government machinery has been a little slow to get in on the act, people have voluntarily come forth to conserve water resources in their respective areas.
Clusters housing small slums don’t have piped water supply during summer
Farming of vegetables and fruits increase while paddy, sugarcane cultivation dips
No visible progress has been witnessed on the much-hyped six million litres per day (MLD) drinking water project, foundation for which was laid more than four years back.