Tapping government sources for daily needs

Indian residents carrying plastic pots to collect drinking water from a government tanker at their residential colony in Chennai on Tuesday. International World Water Day is marked annually to focus global attention on the importance of water and pus
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Indian residents carrying plastic pots to collect drinking water from a government tanker at their residential colony in Chennai on Tuesday. International World Water Day is marked annually to focus global attention on the importance of water and push for sustainable water resource management. Many places in the world still lack proper water facilities.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 24, 2016, with the headline 'Tapping government sources for daily needs'. Print Edition | Subscribe