Order of the National Green Tribunal (Central Zonal Bench, Bhopal) in the matter of Steel Authority of India vs. Appeal Committee dated 22/09/2015.

The appeal filed by the Appellant (Steel Authority of India) against the assessment order dtd. 31.01.1994 passed by the Member Secretary, MPPCB assessing an amount of Rs. 21,75,231/- as liability under Section 6 of the Water (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Cess Act, 1977 for the water consumed by the Appellant during the period from 01.04.1978 to 31.05.1993 was assessed.

GURGAON: HUDA has asked the state government to appoint an independent consultant to audit the water supply needs of the city before it releases extra water for MCG areas.

ISLAMABAD: The Indus River System Authority (Irsa) has conceded that Pakistan is becoming a water-stressed country as the availability of per capita water has declined.

PUNE: The failure of urban and rural local self-governing bodies in delivering basic services like water has deepened the crisis caused by deficient rainfall with various municipal corporations and

About one-fifth of the world

The law and policy frameworks for allocation or reallocation of water to different uses, or within a category of use, remain underdeveloped in India. This paper intends providing a starting point for a conversation on the law and policy dimensions of inter-sectoral water allocation. Focusing on a specific inter-sectoral water allocation conflict in Rajsamand District, Rajasthan, it illustrates gaps in the existing law and policy frameworks and highlights multiple issues that need to be addressed.

As many as 1,751 water tankers are being used to supply water to the state's villages compared to 1,556 at this time in 2014.

The Shimla Municipal Corporation (SMC) has unearthed a “domestic water connection racket” run by hoteliers in connivance with a few officials of the civic body for decades.

People of Pittavanipalem complain of health problems

In summer it is usual for residents in some parts of the city queuing up for water at tankers.

Order of the National Green Tribunal (Principal Bench, New Delhi) in the matter of Legal Aid, National Green Tribunal Bar Association Vs. NCT of Delhi & Ors. And Raj Hans Bansal Vs. Ministry of Water Resources & Ors. dated 27/07/2015 regarding illegal tapping of groundwater, NCT, Delhi.

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