Water security must be enhanced in India

22 Oct 2022
Dr Syamal Kumar Sarkar and Dr Snehlata Tigala

India is a water-stressed nation and it is likely to reach a water scarcity position in the coming years. Steps to ensure water security in India are undertaking rainwater harvesting for conserving water, high water use efficiency across all sectors, treating wastewater and its recycling and water reuse, increasing the capacity of dams in the country and increasing the potential of hydropower thereof, recharging groundwater etc.

Water security
Water scarcity