Question raised in Lok Sabha on Water Storage in Reservoirs, 30/03/2017
Question raised in Lok Sabha on Water Storage in Reservoirs, 30/03/2017. Central Water Commission (CWC) monitors live storage status of 91 reservoirs of the country on weekly basis and issues weekly bulletin on every Thursday. The live storage available of these reservoirs was 54.962 Billion Cubic Meter (BCM) on 23.03.2017 as compared to 41.704 BCM during same week of last year. The region-wise live storage available as compared to last year live storage available during March is at Annexure I. The main reason of change in available water is rainfall and water demand etc.