My land is located at 1.5 km from PAP main canal. Three months ago we dug a borewell (850 feet deep). But the borewell failed.

Now due to flow of water in the canal, we are getting water from the same borewell but low volume.

I need help in identifying another source of water for drilling a new borewell.




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I would like to get location specific details of areas where water is contaminated by organic matter. Also any possible information on how it is being addressed in these areas like use of UV filter or bio sand filter etc will be useful 

Thanks in Advance





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