For the study, published in the journal Water Research, researchers investigated nano and microplastics in water and wastewater treatment processes.
India is ranked the lowest in water usage efficiency in the world. It has little control over wastewater management, whereas, in other countries, surplus water is reused.
The police official said that a case has been registered against three members – two brothers-in-law and father-in-law under section 307.
The BWSSB in its notice stated that Cauvery water supply for the entire city will be affected as pumping stations at TK Halli, Harohalli and Tatagani will not be functional.
An investigation was conducted which has led the police to believe that the deceased was standing in the queue to fill water from the public tap when she got into a heated argument with another woman
Doctors and surgeons from the reputed hospitals in the city are compelled to buy water to carry out surgeries and other medical procedures
Meet Simon Oraon, Jharkhand’s unsung waterman who alone fought water crisis and built canals in village
Simon Oran managed to build canals and constructed three dams by drilling through mountains in Bero region of Jharkhand.
The demand for water has been increasing at a high pace in the past few decades, and the foremost reason is the alarming rise in population.
Budget 2019: Amid acute water crisis, Sitharaman proposes ‘Har Ghar Jal’ for rural households by 2024′
While tabling the Modi 2.0 government’s maiden Budget in Parliament on Friday July 5, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said making available safe drinking water to every citizen is a priority for the government which is working towards ‘Har Ghar Jal’ by 2024. While reiterating the newly formed Jal Shakti Ministry‘s aim[Read More…]
Delhi Chief Minister Arvid Kejriwal on Tuesday announced the various initiatives his cabinet has taken in wake of water crisis