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Gurugram to prepare water plan with eye on future

Gurugram to prepare water plan with eye on future

🕔07:40, 22.Jan 2022

Gurugram, Jan 22 (IANS) The Gurugram district administration will prepare a water plan keeping in mind the declining groundwater level in the district and the population norms for the year 2041. For this initiative, Deputy Commissioner of Gurugram, Yash Garg, has

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Himachal provides tap water connections to all schools, anganwadis

Himachal provides tap water connections to all schools, anganwadis

🕔07:29, 22.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) Congratulating Himachal Pradesh for providing tap water connections at 100 per cent schools and anganwadi centres, Union Drinking Water and Sanitation Secretary Vini Mahajan said that this will help in reducing water-borne ailments among children. “Safe

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‘Assam on track to become Har Ghar Jal state by 2024’

‘Assam on track to become Har Ghar Jal state by 2024’

🕔07:09, 20.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) In about 28 months since the launch of Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM), 17.46 lakh households in Assam have been provided with clean tap water, of which, in last six months alone, clean tap water supply was

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‘Gujarat to have 100% piped water connections by Oct 2022’

‘Gujarat to have 100% piped water connections by Oct 2022’

🕔07:11, 5.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) With around 90 per cent of rural households across the state having access to piped drinking water supply, Gujarat is now aiming to achieve 100 per cent saturation by October 2022 under the Jal Jeevan Mission

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Uttarakhand gets second tranche of Rs 360.95 cr for Jal Jeevan Mission

Uttarakhand gets second tranche of Rs 360.95 cr for Jal Jeevan Mission

🕔18:46, 28.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 28 (IANS) Aimed at speedy implementation of the Jal Jeevan Mission (JJM), the Centre has released a second tranche of Rs 360.95 crore to Uttarakhand, with 7.53 lakh (49.60 per cent) out of 15.18 lakh rural household getting

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Centre of Excellence for water reuse launched

Centre of Excellence for water reuse launched

🕔18:37, 24.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 24 (IANS) Highlighting that cutting-edge research should aim to help the larger community, Vibha Dhawan, Director General, The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), on Friday said that treating wastewater at source is crucial not only from an economic

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Only 19 states have legislation for management of ground water: CAG

Only 19 states have legislation for management of ground water: CAG

🕔07:32, 22.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 22 (IANS) Only 19 states/UTs have enacted legislation for management of ground water and among them, the legislation was only partially implemented in four states while in six other states, its enactment was pending for various reasons, a

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Implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission

Implementation of Jal Jeevan Mission

🕔05:43, 10.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 10 :To enable every rural household of the country to have provision of tap water supply by 2024, since August 2019, Government of India, in partnership with States, is implementing  JalJeevan  Mission  (JJM). Following the principle of

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Ground water level in Telangana drops during November

Ground water level in Telangana drops during November

🕔13:41, 2.Dec 2021

Hyderabad, Dec 2 (IANS) Ground water levels in Telangana have dropped during November compared to October 2021. According to the latest report by Ground Water Department, the drop in the state ranges from 0.29 meters to 2.36 meters. Among 33 districts,

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Drinking water supply schemes worth Rs. 1,816 Crore approved for Rajasthan

Drinking water supply schemes worth Rs. 1,816 Crore approved for Rajasthan

🕔07:42, 1.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 01: Drinking water supply schemes worth Rs 1,816 Crore were approved for Rajasthan in the State-level Scheme Sanctioning Committee (SLSSC) meeting held on 29th November, 2021. These schemes will provide tap water connection in 2,348 villages spread

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Climate change will impact water cycle, food security: Shekhawat

Climate change will impact water cycle, food security: Shekhawat

🕔17:23, 16.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Tuesday said climate change will impact the water cycle and therefore affect food security but effective water conservation is possible only with community participation. “Climate change is already

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735 Drinking Water Supply Schemes of Uttar Pradesh Approved

735 Drinking Water Supply Schemes of Uttar Pradesh Approved

🕔19:37, 12.Nov 2021

Schemes Worth Rs. 1,882 Crore Will Benefit 39 Lakh People In 1,262 Villages Of Uttar Pradesh Uttar Pradesh Plans To Provide Tap Water Connections To 78 Lakh Households by March, 2022 Rs. 10,870 Crore Central Allocation toUttar Pradesh Under Jal

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NMCG mulls Centre Of Excellence on water reuse

NMCG mulls Centre Of Excellence on water reuse

🕔05:32, 30.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 30 (IANS) The National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) is considering a proposal for development of globally recognised Centre Of Excellence on Water Reuse, it was announced on Friday. “The project ‘NMCG-TERI Centre Of Excellence (CoE) On Water

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Jal Jeevan Mission team visiting Rajasthan to review progress

Jal Jeevan Mission team visiting Rajasthan to review progress

🕔07:23, 20.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 20  A multi-disciplinary 10-member team from Jal Shakti Ministry is visiting Rajasthan from October 18 to 21 to review the progress of National Jal Jeevan Mission (NJJM) in five districts of Baran, Dausa, Jodhpur, Bhilwara, and Jaipur,

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Coal Companies transforming villages under Jal Jeevan Mission

Coal Companies transforming villages under Jal Jeevan Mission

🕔22:02, 5.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 05: In line with the clarion call given by the Prime Minister to provide potable water in remote villages under Jal Jeevan Mission, Western Coalfields Ltd., (WCL),a subsidiary of Coal India Ltd.(CIL) is transforming lives of villagers

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Over 5 Crore Tap Water Connections Provided Since Announcement of Jal Jeevan Mission

Over 5 Crore Tap Water Connections Provided Since Announcement of Jal Jeevan Mission

🕔21:50, 1.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 01 :Since the announcement of Jal Jeevan Mission in August, 2019, in just about 25 months, over 5 Crore families have been provided with tap water connection in their homes. Despite Covid-19 pandemic, its subsequent lockdowns and

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Indian researchers develop wastewater treatment solution

Indian researchers develop wastewater treatment solution

🕔08:53, 10.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 10  Indian researchers have developed an “improved” wastewater treatment solution that can completely reuse dye wastewater from textile industry, eliminating its toxicity and making it suitable for domestic and industrial usage. It reduces the water treatment costs

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National Jal Jeevan Mission team visits Jharkhand

National Jal Jeevan Mission team visits Jharkhand

🕔18:38, 7.Sep 2021

Rs 2,479.88 Crore Central fund for implementation of JJM in Jharkhand in 2021-22 A multi-disciplinary team from the National Jal Jeevan Mission is visiting Jharkhand during 6- 9 September, 2021 in fourdistricts of Ranchi, Dhanbad, Khunti, and Hazaribagh. During the

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‘SUJALAM’ campaign to ensure ODF villages, create 1 mn soak-pits  (18:12)

‘SUJALAM’ campaign to ensure ODF villages, create 1 mn soak-pits (18:12)

🕔06:52, 26.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 26  The Ministry of Jal Shakti on Wednesday started ‘SUJALAM’, a 100-day campaign to create more and more open defecation free (ODF) villages across the country. This campaign has been initiated by undertaking waste water management at

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Making cities ‘water positive’ through ‘City Water Balance Plan’

Making cities ‘water positive’ through ‘City Water Balance Plan’

🕔08:01, 24.Aug 2021

New Delhi, Aug 24  Case study from Hyderabad on the steps it took to become ‘water positive’ through the ‘City Water Balance Plan’ (CWBP) was showcased at a virtual session of the World Water Week 2021 on Monday. The e-CWBP

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