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Kejriwal writes to Haryana CM on Delhi's water woes

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Requesting to maintain the current level of water supply to Delhi, Chief has written to his counterpart Manohar Lal Khattar, an official statement said on Thursday.

Kejriwal has also written a letter to

The Chief requested the to persuade to continue the supply of same levels of water as it has been doing for last 22 years, the statement said.

Kejriwal has stated in his letter that has been receiving 1,133 cusecs of water from since 1996, but recently Haryana has contested Delhi's claim for the first time.

The statement said that the has directed Haryana to maintain staus quo till May 21 and added that if Haryana reduces water supply after that, it could lead to water shortage in

Kejriwal also requested the to take up the matter with Prime and the Minister.

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First Published: Thu, May 17 2018. 17:16 IST
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