NATIONAL WATER RESOURCES COUNCIL

  • PM allays fear of states on national framework on water December 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on December 28 allayed fears of the states on the proposed national legal framework on water, saying the Centre has no intention of encroaching upon their rights on the issue. "The central government does not wish to encroach, in any manner, upon the constitutionally...
  • PM to chair meet on National Water Policy 2012 today December 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, as head of the National Water Resources Council, will be chairing a meet on National Water Policy, 2012 on Friday. Experts and nongovernmental organisations working in the water sector have urged Singh to recognise people's access to safe water as a fundamental human right,...