Halgara – A village in Latur, Maharashtra. The Halgara farming village is experiencing its worst drought in history, where villagers travel 3-4 miles to get water with no water for farming.
Broadening and deepening river base.
To bring stake-holders, government and farmers to bring sustainability.
Widening the canal (60 ft) and deepening (10 ft) of canal.
As part of Phase 1, we restored 5km long canal by widening 60ft, deepening 10ft between 26th Jan to 5th June 2016.
Phase 2 to restore sub canals (refer cover photo, execution will start in Dec 2016) and building 10-15 water recharge shafts.
Collaborate with local government and stakeholders to ensure sustainability.
Widened 5 km of canal in length, 60ft wide and 10 ft deep in 5 months of time.
Halgara 5km canal is 100% filled. Halgara received 130+mm rain between 13th – 14th September.