World Bank is planning to give funds to the tune of ₹5,000 crore for improving water supply and resilience during disasters. Chennai Corporation is likely to get funding for eco-restoration of 25 waterbodies in various parts of the city. The eco-restoration work is expected to improve groundwater level and promote resilience. Many areas affected by the floods in 2015 are likely to improve after the eco-restoration.
₹5,000 cr. for water security, disaster preparedness
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