When a life sustaining resource is in short supply, conflicting claims
over it are bound to arise. Water conflicts span the gamut of fights,
from neighbours in water starved colonies to those between states over
Over the years, the per capita availability of water in India has gone
down drastically. In 1951, it was 5,177 cubic metre per person. By 2011,
it was down to 1,545 cubic metre, which is below the stress level of
1,700 cubic metre.
Raghuram Rajan's Washington visit for the Spring Meetings of the World
Bank and the IMF, and the G20 Meeting of Finance Ministers and Central
Bank Governors created quite a stir.
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