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Water Conservation

Like In Fight Against COVID-19, World Needs To Unite Against Water Crisis: Jal Shakti Minister

Like In Fight Against COVID-19, World Needs To Unite Against Water Crisis: Jal Shakti Minister
News Water Supply
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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Surat Generating Massive Revenue By Selling Treated Water Of River Tapi To Industries

Surat Generating Massive Revenue By Selling Treated Water Of River Tapi To Industries
Gujarat News
Surat Municipal Corporation is providing 115 million litres per day (MLD) water to local industries and generating revenue of Rs. 140 crores from recycled water ...
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7 Lakh Water Bodies Being Restored In Country This Year: Union Jal Shakti Minister

7 Lakh Water Bodies Being Restored In Country This Year: Union Jal Shakti Minister
News Water Supply
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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World Bank Sanctions Over Rs. 3,000 Crore To Enhance Namami Gange Programme

World Bank Sanctions Rs. 3000 Crore To Enhance Namami Gange Programme
Ganga Clean-Up News
The amount sanctioned by the World Bank will be used for taking up projects on tributaries of river Ganga with a view to address pollution abatement in the entire Ganga Basin ...
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On ‘Mann Ki Baat’, Prime Minister Modi Urges People To Conserve Water

On 'Mann Ki Baat', Prime Minister Modi Urges People To Conserve Water
News Water Supply
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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A 72-Year-Old From Madurai Has A Solution To Tide Over The Crisis Of Clean Water

A 72-Year-Old From Madurai Has A Solution To Tide Over The Crisis Of Clean Water
Swachh Warriors Tamil Nadu
Meet 72-year-old N. Arunachalam from Madurai who along with his family is relying solely on recycled rainwater since 34 years ...
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Cabinet Approves ‘Atal Bhujal Yojana’, Groundwater Scheme Named After Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Cabinet Approves ‘Atal Bhujal Yojana’, Groundwater Scheme Named After Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee
News Water Supply
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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Students In 10 Coastal States Clean 50 Beaches Under Centre’s Week Long Mass Clean Up Drive

Students In 10 Coastal States Clean 50 Beaches Under Centre’s Week Long Mass Clean Up Drive
News
For the on-going beach clean-up drive, the centre has directed district administration in 10 coastal states to ensure participation of at least 200 students from each district ...
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Gujarat Ranked First In Water Management: NITI Aayog Report

News
Releasing the second edition of the Composite Water Management Index, the government think tank said that 80% of states assessed on the Index over the last three years have improved their water management scores, with an average improvement of +5.2 points ...
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Heroes Of Swachh India: Defying All Odds Dr. Rajendra Singh, The Waterman Of India Is Reviving Water Bodies Using Traditional Conservation Methods

Heroes Of Swachh India: Defying All Odds Dr. Rajendra Singh, The Waterman Of India Is Reviving Water Bodies Using Traditional Conservation Methods
Independence Day Rivers Of India Water Supply
The Waterman of India, Dr. Rajendra Singh who has transformed the drought-prone landscapes of Rajasthan into flourishing eco-systems, through indigenous water harvesting methods talks about river pollution, and aspirations to revive the dried-up water bodies across the country ...
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Pilot Project Of Water Conservation On Yamuna Flood Plain Inaugurated

Pilot Project Of Water Conservation On Yamuna Flood Plain Inaugurated
Delhi News
As part of the Yamuna flood plains water storage project, artificial reservoirs are being created on the Yamuna flood plains, to collect floodwater and recharge groundwater ...
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Over 3.5 Lakh Water Conservation Measures Taken Up Under Jal Shakti Abhiyan, Says Union Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha

Over 3.5 Lakh Water Conservation Measures Taken Up Under Jal Shakti Abhiyan, Says Union Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha
News
Chairing the review, Union Cabinet Secretary Pradeep Kumar Sinha listed the efforts by the Jal Shakti Abhiyan which include 1.54 lakh water conservation and rainwater harvesting measures and 20,000 rejuvenation of traditional water bodies among others ...
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