Sunday, June 3, 2012

CAPpings - India - Saving water is a pipe dream - total wastage in Ranchi roughly works out to around 40,000 litres per day

Saving water is a pipe dream; The total wastage in Ranchi roughly works out to around 40,000 litres per day




Saving water’s a pipe dream
- Capital’s guardians insist on dry Holi, but leaks drain 40000 litres a day

The leaking pipes there are leading to wastage of around 1,000 litres per hour. The total wastage in Ranchi roughly works out to around 40,000 litres per day.

Play a dry Holi, save water — reads a newspaper advertisement put up by the state drinking water and sanitation department. But the department for one doesn’t seem to practise what it preaches.

Article Source: http://www.telegraphindia.com/1120308/jsp/jharkhand/story_15226165.jsp

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