Water Shortages


New Delhi: Near about 30 cities in India, including Jaipur, Delhi, Amritsar, Pune, Kolkata, Mumbai, and Vishakhapatnam are “susceptible to acute water risks”, a survey by Water Risk Filter revealed on Tuesday. The survey found that nearly one-third of the 100 cities in the world which are “susceptible to water risk” ranging from droughts to floods, are in India. An online tool, co-developed by the World Wide Fund for Nature, the Water Risk Filter assesses…