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India’s woe for water

25 lakh ltrs water to Chennai by special train

India’s woe for water

International Deskdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 13:01 12 July 2019  

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

The water crisis in India’s Chennai has become a terrible form recently. The mega city is one of the worst sufferer of world's biggest environmental disasters and the major changes in climate.

Due to last year's drought and this year the monsoon has not yet started, nearly a quarter of the area has to undergo the drought situation again.

As the water level went deeper, the hospitals are about to stagnant in the crisis. A special train carrying 25 lakh liters of water to reach the drought-hit Chennai on Friday.

Northern Railway's officials said that the 50-wagon water train will reach Chennai from Tamil Nadu’s Vellore in on Friday afternoon.

Every wagon of the train contains 50,000 liters of water. Tamil Nadu State Government allocated 65 crore Rupee to send water there. Chennai is expected to get some respite if the water reached there from Tamil Nadu.

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