ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Equity Redistribution

This study highlights the redistribution of equity in groundwater resources over time, with the formation of irrigation companies and company bore-wells in north Gujarat. A survey of two districts in the region shows that company bore-wells play a major role in the equitable distribution of groundwater in areas where they function. However, there must be a check on the over-exploitation of groundwater from these wells. Efforts must also be made to popularise water-saving technologies for the sustainable use of groundwater.

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