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Anbumozhi, V., Matsumoto, K., and Yamaji, E. 2001. Towards improved performance of irrigation tanks in semi-arid regions of India: modernization opportunities and challenges. Irrigation and Drainage System. Vol. 5, No. 4 Page 293-309.

Anonymous. 1999. Biotechnology and water security in the twenty-first century. Global water scenario and emerging challenges, Madras Declaration, 1999, M. S. Swaminathan Research foundation, Chennai.

Bharadwaj, R.M., Central Pollution Control Board. 2005. Status of wastewater generation and treatment in India. Paper presented at the IWG- Environment International Work Session on Water Statistics, Vienna, 2005.

Central Electricity Authority, Government of India. Load generation balance report for the year 2008-09.

CIA (Central Intelligence Agency). 2009. World fact book.

CWC/MWR (Central Water Commission, Ministry of Water Resources). 2005. Rainfall in different meteorological zones of India.

CWC/MWR. 2006. Water data pocket book.

CWC/MWR. 2006. Water-related statistics 2006.

CWC/MWR. 2007. Water-related statistics 2007.

Directorate of Economics and Statistics. 2010. Agricultural statistics at a glance 2010. Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India. Table 14.1

FAO. 1999. Irrigation in Asia in figures. FAO Water Report 18. Rome.

Framji, K.K. 1987. Improvement in irrigation management with special reference to developing countries. State of Art No. 4. Irrigation, Drainage and Flood Control, ICID, New Delhi.

Government of India. 2001. Census of India.

INDACON (Indian Desalination Association). 2008. INDACON Website

IAEA (International Atomic Energy Agency). 2007. Status of nuclear desalination in IAEA member states. IAEA, Vienna, IAEA TECDOC 1524 - 2007.

Ministry of Agriculture. 2006. Agricultural statistics at a glance. Directorate of Economics and Statistics, Department of Agriculture and Cooperation, Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India, 2007

Ministry of Statistics and Program Implementation. 2006.Press Note. National Sample Survey Organization, Ministry of Statistics and Program Implementation, Government of India, Aug 2006.

MWR (Ministry of Water Resources). 2003. 3rd Minor irrigation census.

MWR. 2008. Efficient use of water for various purposes. National Water Mission under National Action Plan on Climate Change.

MWR. History of irrigation development.

NCIWRDP/MWR (National Commission For Integrated Water Resources Development Plan, Ministry of Water Resources). 1999. Report of the sub-group No. IV on waterlogging and drainage of the working group on water management for agriculture and other allied sectors.

NCIWRDP/MWR. 1999. Integrated water resources development and plan.

National Sample Survey Organisation. 2008. Report of national sample survey organization, Feb. 2008.

Randhawa N.S. & Sarma P.B.S. 1996. A Policy document on national water policy, agricultural scientists perceptions. pp 24 .Released by the Member Planning Commission (National Academy of Agricultural Sciences)

Sarma, P.B.S. 2002. Water resources and their management for sustainable agricultural production in India. In Research Perspectives, In Hydraulics and Water Resources Engineering, World Scientific, Ed: Rama Prasad and S.Vedulapp.193-286.

Sarma, P. B. S. 1999. Irrigated agriculture, strengths, constraints and opportunities for the future. pp. 91- 105, Proceedings, 17th International Congress on Irrigation and Drainage, GRANADA, Spain, Sept. 15-19, 1999.

Sarma P.B.S. 2006. Strategies for irrigation and drainage sector in India. Country Policy Support Programme (CPSP) CPSP report #13, International Commission on Irrigation and Drainage (ICID).

UNICEF & WWF. 2008. Press Release, Interpress Wire Service. April 21, 2008

Water Management Directorate. CWC/MWR. 2005. National water resources at a glance.

World Bank. 2009. Deep, wells and prudence: towards pragmatic action for addressing groundwater overexploitation in India.


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