Her remarks came a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged everyone to work for water conservation.
Namita Pokhare was attacked by her brother-in-law by a sickle after the tussle on sharing of water
Urging people to conserve water, Modi said he has three requests to make to people from all walks of life.
As per the Metrological department record, the state has been receiving less rainfall compared to the last decade.
The newly set up Jal Shakti Ministry furnished the CGWB data to Parliament in response to a query from Haryana BJP MP Ramesh Chander Kaushik.
Left with barely 4.95 per cent water stocks in all the lakes, the BMC has now started using its precious water reserves to quench the thirst of the city’s 17 million people.
Residents across the cities are practicing rainwater harvesting and trying their best to emulate the same model to beat the water crisis.
Villagers have been continuously protesting for over two months seeking a resolution to their water crisis, but to no avail.
Family’s repeated requests to civic authorities to provide water to his colony have fallen on deaf ears.
The major water bodies have dried up due to rainfall deficit in the past two years.