Central Ground Water Board Current Affairs, GK & News
On March 19, 2020, the Ministry Jal Shakti replied in Lok Sabha that out of 25 lakh square kilo metre of mappable area, plans for 11.8 lakh square km area have been developed. Highlights The Ministry also informed that the Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) implementing the mapping programme has assessed 3,600 units out of ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Topics: Aquifer Mapping • Central Ground Water Authority • Central Ground Water Board • Environment Protection Act 1986 • Ground Water • Ministry of Jal Shakti • national aquifer mapping and management programme
The 7th International Ground Water Conference (IGWC-2017) was hosted by India in New Delhi from December 11 to 13, 2017. The theme of conference was “Ground water Vision 2030- Water Security, Challenges and Climate Change Adaptation”. Key Facts The conference was organized by National Institute of Hydrology (NIH), Roorkee and Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) ..