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Watch: Anchar Lake Turning into a health Hazard

06:59 PM May 06, 2024 IST | GK Video Desk
Anchar Lake in Srinagar, once a symbol of natural beauty with crystal clear waters, is now on the verge of extinction.
Watch a special report by Ateeb Bashir detailing how the lake’s pristine waters have turned into a health hazard, endangering the rich flora and fauna within the water body.
Mismanaged drainage systems, sewage flow from catchments and settlements within the lake have resulted in irreversible ecological changes. From 19.54 a century ago, the lake, as per officials, has been reduced to only around 7