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The power sector has a large impact on the amount of water consumed. Understanding the legitimate demand for electricity is key in reducing the burden on water resources in India, says power policy analyst Dr Shankar Sharma.
While efforts by industry, government and public are on, close co-operation between these stakeholders will help mobilize finance and skills for effective management of water resources.
President Pranab Mukherjee raised the pitch for increasing water use efficiency across sectors.
Investment in India, by large conglomerates, is stalling due to poor basic infrastructure including water supply.
President of India Pranab Mukherjee said pricing mechanism should act as incentive to save water.
The theme this year is 'Efficient management of water: Challenges and opportunities'