Issue Date: Sep 30, 2008
Mangaloreans asked to pay more for less water to help repay loan
Flawed policy and politics over water have left Mangaloreans high and dry. The city has been witnessing fights over water pricing, but the people
are not convinced these are actually out of concern for them and not for their political outcome.
On August 12, various political parties staged a protest against the ruling bjp's decision to reduce, only marginally,