Jabalpur (MP), Sep 14 : The Madhya Pradesh High Court has instructed Narmada Hydro-electric Development Corporation (NHDC) General Manager to submit an affidavit on rehabilitation and compensation of the Indira Sagar Dam displaced till the next date of hearing on September 23.
An environment magazine recently carried a Gujarat government-funded NGO's advertisement portraying
vast tracts of Saurashtra and Kachchh supplied with drinking water through pipelines forking off of
the Sardar Sarovar Canal. Reports in the print media were telling quite a different story.
Researchers around the country gathered to discuss solutions to the key water-related problems India faces. From
conflicts between states, to water-saving agricultural practices, to receding glaciers, a number of issues were raised,
and their economic and social implications weighed.