Water level has plummeted in this well at a village in Beed district of Maharashtra. (Photo: Ashwini Priolker/BloombergQuint)

World Environment Day: 600 Million Indians Face Acute Water Crisis

A video of women from Phulambri, Aurangabad in Maharashtra running behind a water tanker--sprinkling water over newly constructed road--to fill their buckets went viral on social media on June 2.