While some parts of the country is experiencing floods, several other parts are experiencing drought like situation. What are the problems and issues expected if rivers are linked across India apart from economical and geopolitical impact.
There are flood conditions in most parts of India at the moment, so linking the rivers across the country is a very good idea, and it is also feasible. It was first initiated by former prime minister Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, but he could not complete it due to a change in government. Now Nitin Gadkari has re-started the project and it is continuing apace.
There is no hurdle but a clear understanding, proper vision and effective implementation. But there is one issue which is inter-state water disputes between the states of India