Drinking Water for the Masses

March 2010
Pollution Engineering;Mar2010, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p9
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the efforts and plans of the government of Pakistan to have clean water for drinking in which it says that the government had started the program Clean Drinking Water for All (CDWA) to make the quality of water better for its constituents.


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