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  • Sir , I have small roof top of 800 sqft (approx), how to recharge my borewell with rainwater? I have no empty space around my house, can I make a passage for rainwater for influx into the borewell directly. Pl suggest me a cost-effective idea. Thank you M Jaya Krishna 9848124927 Vijayawada, Andh...
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  • Hello,I need professional help to find a point source of water to dig a borewell in my compound in Vijayawada 
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  • My friend , Shri Vasudeva Adamaru sent me this interesting information. He was travelling near Vijayawada in a plane. From the plane, he could see Krishna river belt where paddy is grown extensively. Says he : "It seems these fields are irrigated using well water and the wells are surrounded by semi...
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  • In Vijaywada a determined effort has been made by the municipality to subsidize individual connection charge for the poor and break this entry barrier which prevents them from accessing piped water. An explanation of the details of the project. Should this be the approach for ensuring water for all?...
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Sir , I have small roof top of 800 sqft (approx), how to recharge my borewell with rainwater? I have no empty space around my house, can I make a passage for rainwater for influx into the borewell directly. Pl suggest me a cost-effective idea.

Thank you
M Jaya Krishna
9848124927
Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh

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Piped water only for 40% of the middle class

Only 15% of the middle class, households with an annual income above Rs. 88,800, get about three hours of water supply says the latest data from National Council for Applied Economic Research

Low rainfall in Western Ghats means less water for cities

Bombay HC orders ban on wetland reclamation

The Court ordered the ban in the whole of Maharashtra in response to a petition filed by NGO Vanshakti for saving wetlands and for setting up wetlands authority to monitor violations. The Court also directed the authorities to submit an 'action-taken report' against the violations

Chemical fertilizers spelling death for infants: Study

Death of babies less than one month old in rural areas may be due to exposure to chemical fertilizers that percolate into water, says a study published in the Journal of Development Economics.

No toilets in 25% of Odisha's government schools

HC upholds ban on plastic packaging for junk food in HP

Vacates stay on Himachal Pradesh government's order banning plastic packaging for 25 junk food items. Directs enforcement of the ban from January 26, 2014.

MoEF gives conditional nod to Haryana's nuclear power project

Hello,

I need professional help to find a point source of water to dig a borewell in my compound in Vijayawada

 

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Criminal proceedings against Mahyco and others to continue

Karnataka High Court permits biodiversity boards to go forward with the biopiracy case against Mahyco and others, charged for using traditional varieties to develop Bt brinjal without taking sanctions from concerned authorities.

Super cyclone affects lakhs of people

My friend , Shri Vasudeva Adamaru sent me this interesting information. He was travelling near Vijayawada in a plane. From the plane, he could see Krishna river belt where paddy is grown extensively. Says he : "It seems these fields are irrigated using well water and the wells are surrounded by semi circular structures.It seems it is a interesting water use/harvest structure for study."

Are these water bodies wells?What are those semi-circular structures? Are they harvesting the run-off with these structures? Could anybody more throw light on these?

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Vijayawada Municipality : Subsidising individual piped water connections to the urban poor

In Vijaywada a determined effort has been made by the municipality to subsidize individual connection charge for the poor and break this entry barrier which prevents them from accessing piped water. An explanation of the details of the project. Should this be the approach for ensuring water for all?

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