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Jayakwadi not worth a dam in Marathwada
Hindustan Times

Jayakwadi not worth a dam in Marathwada

From its 10-km long wall, the reservoir of Jayakwadi dam, the biggest irrigation project in Marathwada which is at the dead storage level, looks like an inexhaustible water body. Tackling the fourth consecutive drought in Marathwada has gotten ... Hindustan Times, 2 weeks ago

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6 yrs on, 41 Maha villages wait for their share of water

Barely 20km from Jayakwadi, one of Asia's largest earthen dams, is Nanegaon village in Paithan taluka. Shrivelled sweet lime orchards, barren cotton fields, dried up wells and water tankers belie the fact that this village, like nearly 40 others, is ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago

Two booked for digging near Jayakwadi

Two farmers have been booked by the MIDC police station, Paithan, for allegedly digging a channel to draw water from the Jayakwadi dam in an unauthorized manner. A R Shinde, assistant police inspector, said the two were detained on Tuesday evening ...
 Times of India1 month ago
Hindustan Times

Wildlife reserves, bird sanctuaries too hit in Marathwada

During one of his routine visits to the bird sanctuary along the reservoir of the Jayakwadi dam, the biggest irrigation project in Marathwada, early this month, ornithologist and wildlife expert Dr. Dillip Yardi was aghast to find five Coots (small ...
 Hindustan Times2 months ago

Maharashtra: 7 out of 11 major irrigation dams have no water left

Water crisis: 0% water is left in Jayakwadi, Purna Siddheshwar, Majalgaon, Manjra, Lower Terna, Mannar and Sina Kolegaon
 DNA1 month ago Maharashtra drought: Seven out of 11 dams have no water left in them  Mid Day1 month ago 7 out of 11 major irrigation dams have no water left  The Freepress Journal1 month ago 7 out of 11 Maharashtra irrigation dams dry  The Gulf Today1 month ago

Pre-monsoon showers fail to improve water levels in main reservoirs

NEW DELHI: Recent pre-monsoon rains in southern and eastern India haven't made any improvement in water levels in India's main reservoirs. The 91 major reservoirs that the Central Water Commission regularly monitors held 26.82 billion cubic metres ...
 Economic Times4 days ago Reservoirs dip to 18%: Central Water Commission  Economic Times1 week ago Water levels in 91 major reservoirs fall to less than 19% of combined capacity  Economic Times2 weeks ago Experts say timely pre-monsoon rainfall needed to boost water level  Economic Times1 month ago

HC directs state to appoint new water regulatory authority

Four weeks after the Bombay High Court asked the Maharashtra Water Resources Regulatory Authority (MWRRA) to consider releasing water from Ujani dam to Jayakwadi dam on humanitarian grounds, so that residents of Aurangabad and surrounding areas can ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier6 days ago Drought check: HC directs govt to put new water regulator in place  Times of India6 days ago

Drought declared in over 29,000 villages in Maharashtra

On Monday, the Maharashtra government told the Bombay High Court that it was declaring drought in over 29,000 villages in Maharashtra. The state is facing drought for the second straight year. According to statistics on Factly , Maharashtra has ...
 Firstpost.com2 weeks ago
Hindustan Times

Sugarcane still finds favour among farmers

Last year, Sudhakar Borwankar's two-acre sugarcane field in Bhada village of Ausa taluka in Latur, failed him after all his six borewells dried up, yielding him one third of the normal output of cane at around 10 tonnes off one acre. This is, ...
 Hindustan Times2 weeks ago

Why Indians Should Not Worry About Their PMs College Degree + 5 Other Important Stories From Today

Instead of the emotional open letter rhetoric that's getting irritatingly popular with social cause jockeys these days, Ill just come out and say it: I don't give a damn if Narendra Modi does not have a degree. TOI If that wasn't common ...
 Indiatimes2 weeks ago
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