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Sikh State Punjab: Alarming drop in groundwater level

40 pc deficient rains in June, July lead to pumping out of water to irrigate paddy crop Amritsar, Punjab: Environmentalists and agriculturists have expressed acute concern over the sharply-depleting ground water levels for the cultivation of paddy in the border region here. The state has recorded 40 percent deficient rain during the month of June and July but some showers ...

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