NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s plan to inter-link rivers (ILRs) across the country will have one more project, bringing the total number to 31. The new link plans to bring surplus water from Sharda on the Indo-Nepal border to the parched Yamuna near Delhi via Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh.

Modi had even discussed the feasibility of this link with his Nepalese counterpart Sushil Koirala during his maiden visit to the neighbouring country as Prime Minister in August. Read more

Courtesy: TOI