The Government has proposed Atal Bhujal Yojana (ABHY)
ABOUT Atal Bhujal Yojana:
- AIM OF ABHY:
sustainable ground water management with community participation in select over-exploited and ground water stressed areas
- Programme covers:
7. Uttar Pradesh
- ABHY is designed as a Central Sector Scheme with a total outlay of Rs. 6,000 Crore and is proposed to be implemented with World Bank assistance.
Water being a State subject, steps for augmentation, conservation and efficient management of water resources to ensure sustainability and availability are primarily undertaken by the respective State Governments.