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A Decade for Action: Water for Life

India has undoubtedly made some impressive gains in providing drinking water to its population compared to the situation at independence. Compare India?s performance to that of many countries, and the picture is a favourable one. However, the fact remains that more people in India lack proper drinking water now than 50 years ago. Also, more people are vulnerable to water related diseases.

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