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  • A global population of nearly 2.2 billion people do not have access to safe drinking water
  • The goal of International Water Day is to raise awareness and eventually succeed wih Sustainable Development Goal 6 (SDG 6)
  • India witnesses a 66.49% freshwater withdrawal as a proportion of availabel freshwater resources

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World Water Day was first celebrated on March 22, 1993. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Water plays an important role in our everyday lives
  • World Water Day is observed every year on March 22 to spread awareness about its importance 
  • Around 2.2 billion don't have access to safe water, a UN report said