This time in UP, the target of lighting 2.5 to 3 crore diyas on Diwali


Newz Fast, Uttar Pradesh: This time every Ghar-Jal Diwali will be organized in Uttar Pradesh. Under which diyas will be lit before Diwali in 51 lakh houses of the state. For this, a target has been set to light 2.5 to 3 crore diyas in homes. On this occasion, public representatives and officials will also go from village to village and become a part of the festival.

Actually, these festivals will be celebrated by those families, whose houses have water from the tap. This event has been named as Har Ghar, Jal Diwali. Under the scheme, programs will be organized at the panchayat building of the village, in which people will be told the importance of water. Along with this, village heads will also be honored.

Till now 49 lakh houses have reached of taps

It is worth mentioning that under the Ministry of Jalshakti, a campaign has been launched to deliver tap water from door to door. Under this campaign, so far about 49 lakh houses have been provided with tap connections.

This cycle continues continuously. At the same time, by October 20, in the areas where tap water has reached the houses, Har Ghar-Jal Diwali will be organized in those houses.

At the same time, it is believed that by October 20, tap connection will reach about 51 lakh houses. After which five to 11 diyas will be lit in all these houses on the occasion of Diwali. Along with fireworks, Jal Deepotsav will be celebrated.

Awareness programs will be organized at Panchayat buildings

With this celebration in the houses where tap water has reached, people will be told the importance of water. They will be made aware to save water. For this, people will be gathered at Panchayat buildings, where awareness programs will be held. Ministers, MLAs, MPs and officials will also be invited for the occasion.

After the program, the heads of the villages would be honored with a pot fitted with a tap. Let us inform that in the first phase of door-to-door tap water campaign, the work of laying pipeline in Bundelkhand area has almost been completed. Now the work of giving tap connections to the houses is going on.

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