Feasible solution sought for the utilization of water

May 12, 2017 19:01 | Punjab

Chandigarh, 12 May Friday, 2017 (kulbir singh kalsi):  Pushing for consensual resolution of the SYL dispute, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday called for coordination by the concerned states with the Government of India to find a feasible solution for optimal utilization of river waters based on internationally accepted riparian principles. In presence of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, others who attended the meeting included V.P. Singh Badnore, Governor of Punjab and Administrator, U.T., Chandigarh; Manohar Lal Khattar, Chief Minister of Haryana; Anil Baijal, Lt. Governor of Delhi; Anil Madhav Dave, Delhi Environment Minister; Dr Nirmal Kumar Singh, Deputy Chief Minister of Jammu & Kashmir; Thakur Kaul Singh Health & Family Welfare Minister of Himachal Pradesh; and Dr Ram Pratap, Minister for Water Resources, Rajasthan.