Catch the rain, where it falls, when it falls’ campaign on the occasion of World Water Day. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday launched ‘Jal Shakti Abhiyan catch the rain’ campaign programme virtually on the occasion of World Water Day, Modi said water security and water management is crucial for the future of next generations. Catch the Rain’ campaign for conserving water and stressed that every penny of MGNREGA funds be spent on rain water conservation till the monsoon arrives.
Modi said it is a matter of concern that majority of rain water in India gets wasted, the more the rain water is conserved, the less will be the dependence on groundwater. He also urged the people to use water judiciously.