ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Maharashtra Inter-basin Water Transfer Proposal

Many of the proposed water transfer schemes in Maharashtra require heavy investment in power. But the state suffers from a perennial power shortage and the government has announced power sops for farmers. Local watershed management systems rather than non-viable, multi-crore mega projects like the inter-basin transfers currently contemplated, hold forward more viable options.

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