Economy In troubled waters: Why the govt’s plan to resolve water crisis by 2024 is an uphill task Updated : August 16, 2019 04:57 PM IST To deal with the grim water conditions and provide clean water to every household, the PM launched the Jal Jeevan Mission. Rapid, unplanned urbanisation and an exponential growth of population have hampered India’s natural resources tremendously. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.