No database planned on old natural water resources

The water resources ministry said that there is no proposal to create a database of old and natural water resources across the country, parliament was informed Friday.

Updated: Apr 26, 2013, 21:52 PM IST

New Delhi: The water resources ministry said that there is no proposal to create a database of old and natural water resources across the country, parliament was informed Friday.
"At present, there is no proposal to create a database of old and natural water resources in the country," Water Resources Minister Harish Rawat told Lok Sabha in a written reply.
The minister also added a web-based water resources information system www.india-wris.nrsc.gov.in has been developed for all the water related data.

IANS