JIND: Residents of 11 villages took out a shirtless march on Monday in Narwana town of district Jind seeking water.

A water crisis is brewing in many parts of the world's second-most populated nation as unsustainable use and few measures to harness rain lead to shortages

Eight of the nine major dams in the Marathwada region have gone dry; CM Fadnavis promises action

There is no scarcity of water as the Delhi Jal Board (DJB) is supplying water more than its capacity, said DJB vice-chairman Dinesh Mohaniya.

Record number of tankers are sole source of water in large parts of state.

PONDA: The authorities looking into the water crisis at OPA dam are now pinning all their hopes on the expected rainfall this monsoon season as they have run out of all other emergency measures.

India typically witnesses water scarcity during summer months, but the situation this year is particularly grim in western and southern states

Nainital: With Gaula river, lifeline of Haldwani, touching its lowest level in six years, threat of acute water scarcity looms large in the city and its adjoining areas.

"With 1,544 cubic meters per capita availability, India is already a water-stressed country and is moving towards becoming water-scarce," Madhya Pradesh Public Health Minister Sukhdev Panse said.

Manjeera water will be released on May 30. Within a couple of days, water will reach Nizamabad and Bodhan towns.

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