India’s First-Ever Amrit Sarovar Comes Up In Uttar Pradesh To Combat Water Scarcity

by Shreya Ghosh
India’s First-Ever Amrit Sarovar Comes Up In Uttar Pradesh To Combat Water Scarcity

Uttar Pradesh now houses India’s first-ever Amrit Sarovar. The Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi and Uttar Pradesh Jal Shakti Minister Swatantra Dev Singh inaugurated the Sarovar on 13 May 2022 in the Rampur district. Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi stated that our Prime Minister Narendra Modi inspired and Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath guided in every step to construct the stunning Amrit Sarovar.

What Is The Amrit Sarovar?

Uttar Pradesh has tons of ponds all around and the government will work on one pond in the state. It took almost ₹60,00,000 to construct the area and the pond. This Amrit Sarovar will play a huge role in conserving and preserving water to prevent the risk of scarcity.

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How Will The New Construction Help The People?

There must be some good reasons, usefulness, and advantages for developing the Sarovar. It will surely help the people around and also nature.

  • The most important advantage of this development is preserving groundwater. We are all aware of the horrible climate change and water scarcity is something everything will face or instead, most people are already facing. This development will work as a crucial factor in conserving water.
  • The government will be planting trees and plants surrounding the area. It will be a great boost for nature too.
  • Being the country’s first Amrit Sarovar, it is indeed one of a kind thing and people will rush to witness it. It will boost the tourism of Uttar Pradesh.

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Naqvi stated that the cooperation of the people of Patwai, the gram panchayat, and the district administration helped to construct the Sarivar in a ‘record’ short period. He also shared that the Sarovar will have the facility of boating and other entertainment facilities.