Why do Indian farmers have to use groundwater for irrigation?
Asked by Topperlearning User16th April 2013, 10:42 AM
Answered by Expert
A majority of farmers in India depend upon rains for irrigating their crops. Irrigation systems such as canals are there only in a few places. Even these systems may suffer from lack of water due to erratic rainfall. Therefore, farmers have to use groundwater for irrigation.
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