Ajay Mishra
Ajay Mishra
Friday 12 Jan 18 11:19:58 PM
No water for irrigation in summer from Narmada: Gujarat Government
No water for irrigation in summer from Narmada: Gujarat Government

Gandhinagar: The Gujarat Government on Friday issued a statement asking farmers to stay away from the Narmada water oriented sowing in the summer.

In the statement, the government said that there is less than 45% water left in the storage. Hence, water supply to farmers of Gujarat will take place only up to March 15, 2018 and if they want to get water for irrigation after March 15, they need to look for other sources available.

Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Ltd (SSNNL) said that said that the decision has been taken to ensure that the people of Gujarat would get ample amount water during Summer.