Farmers in Gundlakamma ayacut area are fearing water scarcity after water level went down at Kandula Obul Reddy Gundlakamma Reservoir following damage to one of the spillway gates.
Terrestrial water storage over the Tibetan Plateau, a major global water tower, is crucial in determining water transport and availability to a large downstream Asian population.
Instead of finding permanent solutions, the government has been putting the blame on the Haryana government for not releasing adequate water in Yamuna river.
Even as people are complaining of water shortage, several complaints of contaminated water have been reported in many areas, including Badarpur, Laxminagar and Dwarka.
In New Delhi, a burning rubbish dump choked residents for a third day with temperatures crossing 45 Celsius (113 Fahrenheit) in parts of South Asia on Thursday.
The summer has just set in, but many areas, including a few towns in the district have started facing water scarcity.
Councillors say drinking water supplied in tanker lorries not sufficient, urge mayor to act