Flood situation in Assam continues to remain grim
Cyclone Amphan causes widespread destruction in West Bengal
In the past few years, India has undoubtedly developed remarkably, but not enough to eradicate all the problems it has been facing, including the shortage of water.
Covid-19 pandemic has unleashed multiple challenges in different geographies, especially for the vulnerable groups living in areas that already have existing issues of water and food security.
Under JJM, Centre to ensure safe drinking water and scale up activities during monsoon
Karnataka allowed to implement Kalasa-Banduri project
Limca Book of Records recognises UP's Banda for water conservation efforts
Northeast has 60 polluted river stretches: CPCB
The water crisis in Karnataka has not only led to severe agrarian distress in the eastern plains region but also created an acute shortage of domestic water, in both rural and urban areas. The 21st century has seen significant changes in demography, economy and agriculture, increasing the demand for water in the state.