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First of all, there is wear and tear… There is water on 71% of our earth. Now to address… only 3% of the entire water on the earth is worth drinking for us. Now let us understand this thing in another way. If we fill all the water on the earth in a jug, then we have only one teaspoon of water to drink. We are also losing it.
The situation is such that 4 out of 10 people in the world are struggling with shortage of drinking water. In India, half the population does not get clean drinking water. That is, one in two.
Similarly to say, our agriculture is dependent on rain. But the truth of today is that 40% of the cultivation is being irrigated with ground water. NITI Aayog has warned that 40% of Indians will not get drinking water by 2030 if the situation does not change.
So what is the way to deal with this situation? Forget the big government policies, there is only one way. That is savings. That means saving water. So let us tell you how you can save hundreds of liters of water in your house by taking small steps….