Govt Launches Jal Shakti Abhiyan To Tackle Current Water Crisis
  • WebDesk BTVI
  • Jul 01 2019

Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat launched the 'Jal Shakti Abhiyan' with some parts of the country reporting water shortage. The conservation campaign will focus on water conservation and rainwater harvesting, renovation of traditional and other water bodies, reuse of water and recharging of structures, watershed development, and intensive afforestation. PM Narendra Modi stressed on the need to conserve water in ‘Mann Ki Baat’.