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Author: Sibi Arasu

Water mafia tightens hold on parched Chennai

Overexploitation of groundwater to meet growing demand, combined with increasingly unpredictable weather due to climate change, further stresses Chennai’s fast-depleting aquifers

About 30 km north of Chennai’s centre is the coastal village of Kalanji. It’s located just beyond the industrial hub of Ennore, which hosts three thermal power plants, two ports and a coal yard…Read More