Safe Drinking Water

Safe Drinking Water

Capital Delhi’s Water Surplus Is Negated By Lack Of Access To Clean And Regular Water Supply

Delhi Features World Water Day Special
From deteriorating Yamuna, water distribution losses to groundwater depletion, here’s a look at Delhi’s growing water problems ...
More

India Is One Of The World’s Most-Improved Nations For Reaching The Most People With Clean Water: Report

News World Water Day Special
According to a report India is one the countries where highest percentage of people do not get clean water within a 30-minute round trip ...
More

World Water Day 2018: Bengaluru Is Slowly Running Out Of Water As Man-made Crisis Intensifies

World Water Day 2018 Bengaluru Is Slowly Running Out Of Water As Man-made Crisis Intensifies
Features World Water Day Special
The water crisis in Bengaluru is entirely manmade, and may result in the city running out of water completely by 2019 ...
More

90% Bottled Water From Leading Brands Found To Be Contaminated Globally

90% Bottled Water From Leading Brands Found To Be Contaminated Globally
News World Water Day Special
Plastic was identified in 93 per cent of the samples. Particle concentration ranged from zero to more than 10,000 in a single bottle ...
More

United Nations Urges Everyone To Realise The Importance Of Water Management

High Amounts Of Heavy Metals In Ground Water In Delhi's Krishna Vihar
News World Water Day Special
As per a global water crisis report, nearly 2 billion people do not have access to safe drinking water ...
More

Ahead Of The World Water Day, Gujarat Chalks Out A Plan To Avoid Shortage In Drinking Water Supply

gujarat-water-crisis
Gujarat News World Water Day Special
With Gujarat moving towards water scarcity and reservoirs plummeting to half capacity, the state has made advance planning to supply drinking water to 32 urban areas and 1,400 villages on urgent basis till July 31 ...
More

Union Minister Uma Bharti Launches Second Swajal Yojna Project In Rajasthan

Uma Bharti
News
The Swajal projects are aimed at providing clean drinking water for communities in water scarce villages and towns ...
More

Potable Water In Dozen Bihar Districts By Next Year, Says Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Modi

Sushil Modi
World Water Day Special
Arsenic levels in groundwater have been known to pose serious health threats in Bihar, and over 2,000 cases were reported by the Department of Health in 2016 ...
More

10 Crore People In India Are Getting Water With Excess Fluoride

A 90% rebate will be given to parks that use their own decentralised sewer treatment plants for water recycling
News World Water Day Special
Minister for Drinking Water and Sanitation Narendra Singh Tomar said that the central government has released Rs 800 crore so that community water purification plants could be set up ...
More

India To Get Safe Piped Drinking Water By 2030: Union Minister S S Ahluwalia

Nearly 76 million people in India are without safe drinking water
News
Union Minister S S Ahluwalia have been visiting the states facing drinking water and sanitation problems and recently visited Odisha also ...
More

Do It Yourself: Here Are 5 Easy Ways For You To Recycle Wastewater In Your Household

Reusing wastewater
Do It Yourself World Toilet Day
There ways several ways households can ensure that usage of freshwater and pressure on groundwater levels is reduced by smart ways to save water and cut down on its wastage ...
More

Water In 28,000 Habitations Affected By Arsenic And Fluoride: Narendra Singh Tomar

Water In 28,000 Habitations Affected By Arsenic And Fluoride: Narendra Singh Tomar
News
Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation Narendra Singh Tomar said in Parliament that 74,548 habitations in the country have ‘quality affected’ water and a National Water Quality Sub Mission has been initiated at Rs 25,000 crore to improve the water quality ...
More