India Encroaching Pakistan’s Water Rights While Rulers Busy Playing Power Games: Moonis Elahi

Saturday, January 30th, 2010 at 2:56 am


The country is going through the worst dry spell in ages with a severe agricultural drought predicted six months down but the rulers unbothered by the imminent catastrophe are busy whetting their appetite for power. Had there been an iota of concern for the 170 million water starved Pakistanis and millions of acres of water deficient agricultural land the rulers would have long stopped their power games and in fight and chalked out an emergent water management strategy instead. But by looking...