Good job bringing this to light. People won't realise how huge the problem is and municipalities are woefully ill equipped to...
Agreed; mining can never be sustainable, but then how do you get the metals to make all the things you need in the course of...
Very good piece.
In his desperate search for groundwater, Bappu Reddy is not willing to give up on borewell digging and wants the government to help him.
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