84 Per Cent Of Met Department Subdivisions Record Deficient Rainfall
Monday, June 24, 2019, 7:43 AM
With the progress of monsoon still remaining sluggish, 84 per cent of the meteorological subdivisions have recorded deficient rainfall, MeT department data shows. According to the Central Water Commission data, 59 out of the 91 major reservoirs in the country have storage below normal. Of these, 11 have zero per cent storage, making the water crisis acute.