Tamil Nadu Revives Ancient Community De-Silting Of Lakes, Tanks | Read
PUBLISHED ON: March 14, 2017 | Duration: 2 min, 15 sec
The Tamil Nadu government today revived a traditional water resource management system involving public in the state's worst drought in more than a century. The government has taken the initiative to revive the 'Voor Maramamuthu' tradition that involves engaging farmers and local people to de-silt and look after tanks and ponds with a budget of Rs. 100 crore.