"Water crisis imminent": PIL in Punjab & Haryana High Court challenges Punjab guidelines on groundwater extraction

The petitioner has raised concerns that Punjab is already slated to face a groundwater crisis. While so, he argues that the 2023 guidelines are ambiguous, and miserably fail to achieve the goal of water conservation.
Punjab and Haryana High Court
Punjab and Haryana High Court

A public interest litigation (PIL) petition has been filed before the Punjab and Haryana High Court challenging guidelines issued in January 2023 on the extraction and conservation of groundwater in Punjab.

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