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News18 Afternoon Digest: Water Supply to be Hit in Parts of Delhi from Today, Jal Board Says 'Store Enough Water' & Other Stories

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Last Updated: May 17, 2022, 12:23 IST

The Delhi Jal Board said water supply will be affected since the morning of May 17 till the pond level improves to normal. (REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis)

The Delhi Jal Board said water supply will be affected since the morning of May 17 till the pond level improves to normal. (REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis)

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first published:May 17, 2022, 12:22 IST
last updated:May 17, 2022, 12:23 IST