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The rapid paces of industrialisation, urbanisation and commercialisation of agricultural produces have great
impact on quality and quantity of water resources. Population growth and its migrational trends are creating
pockets of scarcity of fresh water resources which are further being exaggerated by lack of disciplines and obligations towards conservation, prevention, and exploitation of the water potential. Perpetuation of dwindling features forewarn towards sustainability of pollution free fresh waters.