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Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Project To Provide Tap Water To Each Household To Cost Rs 7.88 Lakh Crore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Project To Provide Tap Water To Each Household To Cost Rs 7.88 Lakh Crore
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Considering the huge fund requirement for the ambitious water project, the Centre is looking at innovative financing options such as public private partnership (PPP) and hybrid annuity model ...
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Depleting Groundwater: Overexploitation A Major Challenge In Providing Clean Drinking Water,’ Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

Depleting Groundwater, Overexploitation Major Challenges In Providing Clean Drinking Water: Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat
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Citing successful models from across the country, the Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat encouraged all the states to plan for recharge and reuse of greywater generated from households for agriculture and irrigation purpose ...
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Jal Jeewan Mission Aims To Invest Nearly Rs. 3.5 Lakh Crore To Provide Drinking Water To All Households By 2024

Every Household To Have Access To Drinking Water By 2024: Union Jal Shakti Minister
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"Water has remained an under-invested category in our country resulting in many challenges, to solve which requires a long journey but we are not afraid of that and have started to move with rapid pace towards the goal of providing water to all," said Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat ...
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Sustainability Hackathon: Students In Goa Give Lessons On Water Conservation And Waste Management Practices

Sustainability Hackathon: Students In Goa Give Lessons On Water Conservation And Waste Management Practices
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The recharge wells are the winning idea of Goa Institute of Management’s in-house 'Sustainability Hackathon' on water conservation and waste management practices ...
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Gujarat Ranked First In Water Management: NITI Aayog Report

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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
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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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Rainwater Harvesting: Conserve To Consume, Says This 40-year-old From Mumbai

Rainwater Harvesting: Conserve To Consume, Says This 40-year-old From Mumbai
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’99 per cent of the wells in Mumbai have dried up’, says 40-year-old Subhajit Mukherjee, a resident of Kandivali in Mumbai, who has come up with a cost-effective solution to conserve rainwater and recharge ground water ...
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Water Crisis: Tamil Nadu To Recharge Water Bodies With Treated Sewage, Says Chief Minister K Palaniswami

Water Crisis: Tamil Nadu To Recharge Water Bodies With Treated Sewage, Says Chief Minister K Palaniswami
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Chief Minister K Palaniswami has announced that a Detailed Project Report (DPR) will be prepared for recharging water bodies in and around Chennai using recycled water ...
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This NGO In Chandrapur Is Educating People About Importance Of Water Conservation

This NGO In Chandrapur Is Educating People About Importance Of Water Conservation
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Chandrapur is one of the hottest cities in the country and an NGO named ECO-PRO is inspiring people to conserve water in the city with a rainwater harvesting awareness campaign ...
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Government Introduces Jal Shakti Abhiyan, A Water Conservation Campaign. Celebs Join In, Urge People To Save Water

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‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan’, a water conservation campaign has been launched by the centre with an aim to focus on 1,592 ‘water stressed blocks’ in 256 districts of India ...
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Rain Gods Kind On Bengal But Conservation Must Continue, Says Expert

Rain Gods Kind On Bengal But Conservation Must Continue, Says Expert
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West Bengal Pollution Control Board chairman, Kalyan Rudra stresses on the need for water conservation, saying that groundwater has limited resource and overexploitation will lead to depletion ...
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi Discusses Water Crisis On Mann Ki Baat, Urges Citizens To Save Water

Prime Minister Narendra Modi Discusses Water Crisis On Mann Ki Baat, Urges Citizens To Save Water
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In the first ‘Mann Ki Baat’ post re-election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged the citizens to conserve water and tap traditional methods for water management ...
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