JSA brings noticeable changes to Mansa

Water conservation works taken up in Mansa district of Punjab under Jal Shakti Abiyan (JSA) have made an impact in real terms on the ground, with actual results clearly visible, according to the District Programme Coordinator, Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA) Cell. From construction of soak pits to plantations, various works pertaining … Continue reading JSA brings noticeable changes to Mansa

‘Nam Neer Karaikal’ gives new life to water bodies

The District Administration of Karaikal in the Union Territory of Puducherry embarked upon an intensive water conservation project by which all water bodies including temple ponds, agricultural ponds, canals, channels and tributaries of River Cauvery were de-silted, cleaned and restored, making them capable of storing more water for use of the resident communities. Called ‘Nam … Continue reading ‘Nam Neer Karaikal’ gives new life to water bodies

Pondicherry creates inventory of water bodies, rejuvenates them

It’s been an uphill battle for the seaside town of Pondicherry in the Union Territory of Puducherry over the past few months as district officials made every effort to rejuvenate, renovate and restore water bodies in the district, many of which were almost lost or encroached upon. The initiative is a part of Puducherry’s Neerum … Continue reading Pondicherry creates inventory of water bodies, rejuvenates them

Dindigul organizes JSA Seminar on Scientific Water Conservation

With a view to making the work of water conservation both scientific and effective, as a part of the Jal Shakti Abhiyan (JSA), the District Administration of Dindigul in Tamil Nadu is organizing a Seminar on Scientific Water Conservation. The half day seminar scheduled be held on 16th November, 2019 is meant for field level … Continue reading Dindigul organizes JSA Seminar on Scientific Water Conservation

IEC activities generate awareness on water conservation in Mansa

IEC activities are an important tool to reach out to the masses and make them aware about the importance of water conservation.   With this in mind, the district administration of Mansa in Punjab organized various IEC activities that tapped into the interests of the local population, while communicating specific messages that were clear and easily … Continue reading IEC activities generate awareness on water conservation in Mansa

Ranchi mobilizes over 5 lakh people for JSA campaign

With the involvement of more than 5 lakh people across 305 panchayats in 18 blocks of the district, Jharkhand’s state capital Ranchi has forged ahead with activities related to the Jal Shakti Abhiyan (JSA).  Among the many interventions carried out were rejuvenation of water conservation structures, awareness building, large scale plantation and construction of soak … Continue reading Ranchi mobilizes over 5 lakh people for JSA campaign

Kudimaramath & convergence, a key for water conservation in TN

The Government of Tamil Nadu on 20th July, 2019 launched ‘Kudimaramath: Tamil Nadu Water Resource Conservation and Augmentation Mission’ – a Mission to augment and conserve water resources. The Mission intends to restore 5,000 minor irrigation tanks and 25,000 traditional ponds and Ooranis, in keeping with the objectives of the Jal Shakti Abhiyan (JSA). Kudimaramath … Continue reading Kudimaramath & convergence, a key for water conservation in TN