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Regions Under Navi Mumbai Corporation Faces Water Supply Damages, Repairs Underway

Under the Navi Mumbai Municipal corporation, residents of Ulwe node have been suffering from water supply shortages since June 24. Notably, the supply was disturbed after damage to the pipeline, causing trouble, confirmed officials. The water supply issue which started three days ago is expected to continue for more 30-hours, as the engineers are working to resolve the issue soon. Notably,  Dronagiri, Ulwe, Kharghar and adjoining villages are… read-more

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 02:28 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Water Supply, Ulwe, Navi Mumbai, municipal corporation, Pipeline

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Water Supply To Remain Hit In Parts Of Delhi; Here Are Areas Affected

Water supply in parts of Delhi will remain hit, on June 10, reported Delhi Jal Board (DJB). DJB cited Haryana releasing less water in the Yamuna river. Haryana supplies a total of 610 million gallons of water to Delhi in a day using two canals. Delhi requires 1,200 MGD water, while DJB supplies 950 MGD. Water in North, West, South, Northeast and Central Delhi, will be available at low pressure.

Fri, 10 Jun 2022 - 10:05 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Delhi, Delhi Jal Board, Water Supply, Yamuna, Haryana

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Parts Of Delhi To Be Impacted By Water Shortage

Water supplies in portions of Delhi may be disrupted beginning June 9. The water level in the Wazirabad pond has been depleted as a result of Haryana's restriction on raw water flow into the Yamuna. Civil lines, Hindu Rao Hospital, and surrounding regions, as well as sections of the Cantonment and south Delhi, are all expected to be affected. Delhi has been experiencing a supply shortfall since May. 

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 10:35 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Delhi, Water Supply, Water Scarcity, Wazirabad pond, Yamuna

Courtesy: DNA India

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Water Supply In Parts of Delhi To Be Affected Again

The supply at water treatment plants at Haiderpur and Bawana has been disrupted, putting extra strain on Delhi's water supply. North, Northwest, West, and sections of South Delhi are potential locations where supply may be impacted. Wazirabad pond had a water level of 669 feet on May 17, whereas the Yamuna was completely dry. Delhi Sub-Branch has asked for more water from Haryana for the fourth time since April 30.

Sun, 22 May 2022 - 06:50 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Delhi, Water Supply, Delhi sub-Branch, Yamuna, Haryana

Courtesy: Indian Express

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Water Supply To Be Disturbed For 24 Hours In Borivali

In Maharashtra's Borivali, there will be a disturbance in water supply due to the diversion of a 1500 mm diameter aqueduct on the east side of Link Road. The supply will be cut off in some areas of "R Central" and "R North" sections of Borivali West. According to the ABP Majha report, the supply will be cut off from May 5, 11.55 pm to May 6, 11.55 pm.

Tue, 03 May 2022 - 02:59 PM / by SARANNYA ACHARYA

Tags: Mumbai, Borivali, Water Supply, Water supply will be cut off, Aura Hotel

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Delhi Jal Board To Cut Water Supply In Several Areas Next Week

The Delhi Jal Board on December 25 announced that water supply won't be available in several areas due to the annual flushing of underground reservoirs and pumping stations on December 27. Furthermore, it urged people to stock water as per their needs to avoid any inconvenience. The areas include Mayur Vihar Phase II, Akbar Road, Sarojini Nagar, Ashoka Hotel, Shanti Path, Safdarjung, and Race Course.  

Sat, 25 Dec 2021 - 04:35 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Delhi, Water Supply, Delhi Jal Board, Safdarjung, Ashoka Hotel

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Umla Becomes 12th Village With Water Supply In Every Household: Leh, Ladakh

Umla, a village of Leh district in Ladakh, became the 12th village to have water supply in every household. Water supply in Umla is said to be life changing for people, who need not struggle to get water, especially during winter at sub-zero temperatures. The development was made under "Jal Jeevan Mission" of the Central Government, which assures to provide free water supply throughout rural India by 2024.

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 09:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Leh, Jal Jeevan Mission, Rural India, Umla Village, Water Supply

Courtesy: ANI

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For the First Time! Gujarat Adopts Strategies To Restore Drinking Water

Major Gujarat cities are looking towards water restoration beginning this September until March next year. An average of six out of 206 main and small reservoirs will have drinking water reserves, according to a plan adopted by the Gujarat Water Resources department. However, this is the first in several decades that the department has come to a solution to deal with acute drinking water shortage in the state.

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 06:22 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Water Supply, Reservoirs, drinking water, Gujarat

Courtesy: The Times of India

Delhi and Haryana dispute over water supply.

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Haryana Alleges 'Mismanagement' Over Delhi's Water Scarcity Claims

The Haryana government has claimed that Delhi is receiving more water than it is entitled to. The statement came after Delhi Jal Board alleged Haryana for shortfall in supplies from the neighboring state. Haryana said that Delhi is covering its inefficiency in water management. Reportedly, earlier Delhi officials blamed Haryana for failing to release water into the canal, resulting in a drop in the pond level at Wazirabad treatment site.

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 05:05 PM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: water crisis, Delhi, Haryana, Water Supply

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1,000s In Delhi Suffer Water Shortage Due To Uttarakhand Flood Debris

The Delhi Jal Board on February 15 asked people to "judiciously" use water as the Uttarakhand floods have hit the water supply with mud and debris. The DJB vice-chairperson Raghav Chaddha informed that two main water treatment plants being operated below capacity due to the February 7 calamity that affected the supply from Uttarakhand’s Rishiganga valley. Informing ‘round the clock’ deployment of flushing ammonia water, DJB failed to assure… read-more

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 05:59 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Delhi, Water Supply, Uttarakhand Floods, water crisis, environment

Courtesy: NDTV