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Water Pollution Severely Affects Health Of Citizens, Says National Green Tribunal
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Water Pollution Severely Affects Health Of Citizens, Says National Green Tribunal

National Green Tribunal has said that authorities should come out with a comprehensive plan covering the entire state of Haryana to ensure bridging of gap between the waste generation and waste treatment ...
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The World's Water Crisis Is Not Simply Coming, It Is Here And Children Are The Worst Victims, Says UNICEF
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The World’s Water Crisis Is Not Simply Coming, It Is Here And Children Are The Worst Victims, Says UNICEF

According to an analysis done by the United Nations Children's Fund, one in five children globally do not have enough water to meet their everyday needs ...
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Here Is How Vijaylakshmi, Somarathi, And Many Others Are Helping People In Their Communities Get Access To Clean Drinking Water
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World Water Day: Here Is How Vijaylakshmi, Somarathi, And Many Others Are Helping People In Their Communities Get Access To Clean Drinking Water

According to Poonam Sewak, Vice President, Safe Water Network, people are now becoming aware of the hazards of contaminated drinking water as they have been witnessing the impact of water-borne diseases like fluorosis, jaundice, typhoid among others. Water kiosks like iJal are helping people get safe and affordable water ...
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India At UN General Assembly Stresses Need For Building Resilient Systems For Sustainable Use Of Water
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India At UN General Assembly Stresses Need For Building Resilient Systems For Sustainable Use Of Water

Speaking at a United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) high-level meeting, Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat said that India has been implementing a time-bound strategy to achieve Sustainable Development Goal-6, keeping in mind that by 2030, water demand will outpace water availability by two times ...
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Wider Image Seen From The Sky: Polluted Waters Around The World
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Wider Image Seen From The Sky: Polluted Waters Around The World

In the run-up to the UN's World Water Day on March 22, Reuters photographers used drones to capture dramatic pictures and video of polluted waterways around the world ...
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Work Underway In Projects Worth Rs. 1.91 Lakh Crore Under Jal Jeevan Mission: Jal Shakti Minister In Rajya Sabha
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Work Underway In Projects Worth Rs. 1.91 Lakh Crore Under Jal Jeevan Mission: Jal Shakti Minister In Rajya Sabha

According to Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Telangana government has provide tap water to each and every household in the state,, in Gujarat, 83 per cent and in Himachal Pradesh 76 per cent of the people had tap water connections ...
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Like In Fight Against COVID-19, World Needs To Unite Against Water Crisis: Jal Shakti Minister
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Like In Fight Against COVID-19, World Needs To Unite Against Water Crisis: Jal Shakti Minister

According to Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, the central government is working on the Atal Bhujal Yojna, an initiative to map and recharge aquifers and conserve groundwater in collaboration with the World Bank ...
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WASH Warrior: Thanks To NGO Himmotthan, 1,000 Villages In Uttarakhand Have Clean Drinking Water And Sanitation Facilities
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WASH Warrior: Thanks To NGO Himmotthan, 1,000 Villages In Uttarakhand Have Clean Drinking Water And Sanitation Facilities

As part of its water supply and sanitation initiative, Dehradun based NGO Himmotthan Society is helping people living rural areas of Uttarakhand get access to drinking water and basic hygiene care ...
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7 Lakh Water Bodies Being Restored In Country This Year: Union Jal Shakti Minister
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7 Lakh Water Bodies Being Restored In Country This Year: Union Jal Shakti Minister

According to Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, almost Rs. 30,000 crores had been allocated by the 15th Finance Commission for providing drinking water facilities and ensuring cleanliness in villages ...
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On 'Mann Ki Baat', Prime Minister Modi Urges People To Conserve Water
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On ‘Mann Ki Baat’, Prime Minister Modi Urges People To Conserve Water

During his monthly radio address, Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded the participation of people in Jal Shakti Abhiyan and urged people to share the stories through pictures and videos on social media with hashtag '#jalshakti4India' ...
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Cabinet Approves ‘Atal Bhujal Yojana’, Groundwater Scheme Named After Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee
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Cabinet Approves ‘Atal Bhujal Yojana’, Groundwater Scheme Named After Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Atal Bhujal Yojana (ATAL JAL), approved by the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi focuses on strengthening sustainable groundwater management and will be implemented with support from World Bank ...
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President Ram Nath Kovind Inaugurates India Water Week-2019 In Delhi
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President Ram Nath Kovind Inaugurates India Water Week-2019 In Delhi

While inaugurating the sixth 'India Water Week-2019' President Ram Nath Kovind said that the government of India has made provision of safe and clean drinking water to its citizens as one of its primary goals ...
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