Monday, 11 April 2016 | In recent years, Israel has established
itself as a powerhouse in the fields of water desalination and
purification, as well as drip irrigation for agriculture. Several
cutting-edge Israeli technologies are currently presented at ‘India
Water Week’ in New Delhi, which was inaugurated by Israel’s minister of
agriculture Uri Ariel.
During the event, India’s water, agriculture and finance ministers
expressed their interest in tightening the relations between the two
nations. “India’s water issues need our urgent attention, and Israel has
a proven track record in agriculture and water technologies. Israel is
definitely my guru,” India’s water minister, Uma Bharti, said at the
inauguration event, according to a statement released today.
Arun Jaitley, India’s finance minister said that India is facing
major challenges in the field of water supply, and that’s why “we are
strengthening our cooperation with Israel, our role model.”...Continue reading...