Which one of the following factors is mainly responsible for declining water level in India ?

(a) Irrigation

(b) Industrialisation

(c) Urbanisation

(d) Over-utilization


So, the correct answer is (d) - Over-utilization


  • Overutilization of water is the main cause responsible for declining water level in India.
  • Water is a renewable resource but its wastage and pollution makes it unfit for the use.

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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.