Saturday, July 30, 2011
WIO seeks comments on Draft Ground Water Bill.
Greetings from Water Initiatives Odisha(WIO) !
We would like to inform you that Water Initiatives Odisha (WIO) is actively participating in formulation of the Draft Model Ground Water Bill being facilitated by the Planning Commission. We are enclosing herewith the Draft Bill that has been developed and modified in a discussion in a meeting that was held in the Commission yesterday(29th July 2011), in which WIO participated.
This mail is to request you to please give in your comments and feedback on this Draft Bill so that we can compile all of those and send it to the Planning Commission.
As you are all aware, this Bill will have a lot of bearing on the present and future of water availability and quality in the country and hence this needs serious attention. Please therefore consider this matter as utmost URGENT and kindly pass on to us your detailed comments within seven days.
Look forward to your active participation.
Thanks and regards,