Why we must have water budgets: If we run out of groundwater, millions of people will be left without any means to sustain themselves

Srinivasan, Veena and Lele, Sharachchandra (2016) Why we must have water budgets: If we run out of groundwater, millions of people will be left without any means to sustain themselves. The Hindu.

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Abstract

The protest by farmers in Chikballapur recently, over the scarcity of drinking water, received extensive news coverage as it halted Bengaluru in its tracks after key highways were blocked. Interestingly, very little of that coverage was devoted to the groundwater crisis that underpins the problem in such regions.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Copyright of this article belongs to The Hindu
Uncontrolled Keywords: Water, Budget, Groundwater, Chikballapur, Bengaluru etc.
Subjects: C Publications by ATREEians > N Media Clippings
Divisions: Publications by ATREEians > Media Clippings
Depositing User: Ms Kalpana S
Date Deposited: 15 Jun 2017 11:17
Last Modified: 15 Jun 2017 11:17
URI: http://eprints.atree.org/id/eprint/514

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