‘Sujalam Sufalam cannot cater to even 10 per cent of population’

  • | Wednesday | 13th June, 2018

Mehta, addressing mediapersons at an event of People’s Union of Civil Liberties (PUCL), said that the water conservation project of the Sardar Patel Community Water Conservation had been ‘repackaged’ as the Sujalam Sufalam water conservation drive. Suresh Mehta Suresh MehtaCalling the Sujalam Sufalam water conservation project, launched by Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on May 1 an ‘old repackaged scheme’, former BJP chief minister Suresh Mehta on Tuesday said the scheme had fooled citizens. According to PUCL, as per the figures shared by the government, the project was not even able to cater to 10 per cent of the population. While desilting can be calculated, there is no way anyone can calculate the amount of silting that happens,” Mehta said. He said that during the launch of the drive, the state government had said the initiative would cost Rs 345 crore.

Read Full Article Here

If You Like This Story, Support NYOOOZ

NYOOOZ SUPPORTER

NYOOOZ FRIEND

Your support to NYOOOZ will help us to continue create and publish news for and from smaller cities, which also need equal voice as much as citizens living in bigger cities have through mainstream media organizations.


Stay updated with all the Ahmedabad Latest News headlines here. For more exclusive & live news updates from all around India, stay connected with NYOOOZ.

Related Articles