Nitish flags off ‘publicity rath’

  1. Bihar Chief Minister has flagged off a vehicle which is being called a ‘publicity rath’.
  2. The vehicle will create awareness on the Jal-Jeevan-Hariyali (water-life-greenery) campaign via the audio-visual medium.
  3. The vehicle will also be used for creating awareness about the State government’s water resources schemes and steps to save and conserve water.
  4. The rath will also make people aware of the fact that groundwater is the only source of water in the event of less rainfall and people will have to go for rainwater harvesting to conserve water.
  5. Jal-Jivan-Hariyali Abhiyan programme is aimed at protecting the environment and minimising the bad effects of climate change on the lives of people in the state.Several departments of state government have been given separate tasks under the campaign.