Governor distributes water tanks


Dimapur, July 19: Nagaland Governor PB Acharya distributed the subsidised 3000 litres water tanks to the 20 beneficiaries for rain water harvesting at Raj Bhavan, Kohima on July 19.
The Governor called on the beneficiaries to encourage others to harvest rain water for their benefit. Stating that hill stations face water shortage during the dry season, he encouraged people to collect water during the rainy seasons.
The Governor stated that rainwater harvesting was the need of the hour and making the switch to an eco friendly rainwater harvesting system was neither complicated nor time consuming which will result in a wide range of benefits for home or business.
Twenty beneficiaries for distribution of 3000 litre water tanks to promote water harvesting, an initiative of the Governor, were selected on July 6 at Raj Bhavan Kohima. The beneficiaries were provided the water storage tanks at a subsidized rate of 59%.
The programme was chaired by Joint Secretary to Governor, SK Sahoo. (Page News Service)