March 22, 2016 14:39 IST

World Water Day: Half of the China's rivers and lakes are polluted

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China's water supplies have degraded to the extent that half the nation's rivers and lakes are severely polluted. Credit: Reuters
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China's water supplies have degraded to the extent that half the nation's rivers and lakes are severely polluted. Credit: Reuters
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China's water supplies have degraded to the extent that half the nation's rivers and lakes are severely polluted. Credit: Reuters
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China's water supplies have degraded to the extent that half the nation's rivers and lakes are severely polluted. Credit: Reuters
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China's water supplies have degraded to the extent that half the nation's rivers and lakes are severely polluted. Credit: Reuters
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China's water supplies have degraded to the extent that half the nation's rivers and lakes are severely polluted. Credit: Reuters
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China's water supplies have degraded to the extent that half the nation's rivers and lakes are severely polluted. Credit: Reuters