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Residents of sectors 66 to 82 in Mohali pay a higher water tariff than people in other sectors.(Getty Images/iStockphoto/For representation)

GMADA, Mohali MC get Lok Adalat notice on water tariff parity

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Mohali, Mohali
UPDATED ON SEP 21, 2020 10:55 PM IST
To file reply by September 30. Local residents moved court after paying a higher water tariff of Rs 5.25 per kilolitre compared to other sectors under the MC with rates of Rs 1.8 per kilolitre
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The petition seeks to stop any further construction on the car depot and restore the floodplain of Mithi to its original status.(HT image)
The petition seeks to stop any further construction on the car depot and restore the floodplain of Mithi to its original status.(HT image)

‘Mumbai’s water policy bans construction on river floodplains’

By Badri Chatterjee | MUMBAI
UPDATED ON SEP 11, 2019 03:13 AM IST
Groups that have filed a petition in the Bombay High Court (HC) against the car shed in Aarey have said the project is being built in the floodplain of Mithi.
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The UP assembly secretariat has adopted a policy wherein only half a glass of water will be served at first.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)
The UP assembly secretariat has adopted a policy wherein only half a glass of water will be served at first.(Getty Images/iStockphoto)

UP assembly secretariat’s new water policy: Only half a glass at first

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Lucknow
UPDATED ON JUL 20, 2019 02:51 PM IST
The UP assembly’s decision to adopt the new system assumes significance in the backdrop of reports of shortage of water in different parts of country.
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Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said that the people will not face any difficulty in getting drinking water till July end, when monsoon sets in.(PTI)
Chief Minister Vijay Rupani said that the people will not face any difficulty in getting drinking water till July end, when monsoon sets in.(PTI)

Most Gujarat dams dry but people will get drinking water, says CM

By Press Trust of India | Gandhinagar
PUBLISHED ON APR 30, 2019 11:36 PM IST
When asked about the status of the long-pending Water Policy, JP Gupta, Principal Secretary, Narmada, Water Resources and Water Supply department, said it will be announced soon.
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The rooftop rainwater harvesting model has been devised by state planning commission advisor HP Uniyal, who was formerly the chief general manager of Uttarakhand Jal Sansthan.(HT FILE (REPRESENTATIVE PIC))
The rooftop rainwater harvesting model has been devised by state planning commission advisor HP Uniyal, who was formerly the chief general manager of Uttarakhand Jal Sansthan.(HT FILE (REPRESENTATIVE PIC))

Rainwater harvesting system model to be replicated in state, a law in the offing

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, Dehradun
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2018 10:10 PM IST
The structure can help collect 831,000 liters of rainwater annually whereas the capacity of its subsurface storage tank comes to 30,000 liters. On an average, per day 600 liters of water can be drawn from the rainwater harvesting structure.
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Mutha river.(HT File Photo)
Mutha river.(HT File Photo)

Experts flush out India’s ‘sewage’ rivers

By Prachi Bari | Hindustan Times, Pune
UPDATED ON APR 21, 2018 04:07 PM IST
Dialogue on Urban rivers of Maharashtra underlines that what’s needed is national urban water policy.
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