Inspire drought affected farmers of Halgara (Latur) Village.

3228 Farmers of Maharashtra committed suicide in 2015 out of which 2309 farmers belonged to Drought affected region - Marathwad and Vidarbha.

I am from village Halgara (Dist Latur, Marathwada region) which is affected by drought for past 5 years. Halgara is receiving below 700mm (15 years avg) rainfall for last 5 years (excluded 2016).

We completed de-silting work on canal of length 5km (60ft wide x 8ft deep) between Jan - July 2016 with cost of INR 28 Lac with people participation and created 20 crore liter water storage. We are moving into self sufficient state by 2017.

In April-May 2017, we are working on finishing remaining sub canal restoration (approx length 10km). This will cost us approx Rs.30 Lakh.

ActivityCost (In Lacs)Source of Fund
Canal Desilting14Yahoo USA
Gabion Check Dams4Yahoo USA + Village People
Recharge borewells/Wells2Yahoo USA
Sub Canal Desilting6People Contribution(Milaap +Villagers)

Milaap Fund will be used for procuring diesel for JCB machine.
Project Start Date: 4th April 2017 (Just Started, Inaugurated on occasion of Ram Navami)
Project End Date: 30th May 2017

Source of project update: https://www.facebook.com/halgaravillage/

 Village is also participated in Aamir Khan's "Satyamev Jayate Water Cup 2" to fight against drought.
Please support us by contributing. Learn more about our current and past work on our facebook page https://www.facebook.com/halgaravillage/
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1st June 2017
Dear Supporters,

Thank you for all the support. Milaap Fund will be used for procuring diesel for JCB machine. and we are working on finishing remaining sub canal restoration (approx length 10km).
For more details please visit our face book page : https://www.facebook.com/halgaravillage/

Also our Maharashtra sate CM Devendra Fadanvis Adopted Halagara Village after looking into work progress in our village.
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/fadnavis-adopts-drought-prone-halgara-village-in-latur-4674012/

Thank you.


Dear Supporters,

Thank you for all the support. Milaap Fund will be used for procuring diesel for JCB machine. and we are working on finishing remaining sub canal restoration (approx length 10km).
For more details please visit our face book page : https://www.facebook.com/halgaravillage/

Also our Maharashtra sate CM Devendra Fadanvis Adopted Halagara Village after looking into work progress in our village.
http://indianexpress.com/article/india/fadnavis-adopts-drought-prone-halgara-village-in-latur-4674012/

Thank you.


7th April 2017
Dear Supporters,
Thank you so much for the support.
We have started (06 April 2017) work on actual field here is a latest photo.
Dear Supporters,
Thank you so much for the support.
We have started (06 April 2017) work on actual field here is a latest photo.
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Rs.36,115
raised of Rs.250,000 goal

7 Supporters

Beneficiary: Halgara Village info_outline

Supporters (7)

NH
Nagesh donated Rs.1,000
over 1 year ago
Ts
Tushar donated US $51
over 1 year ago
BR
Bina donated US $20
over 1 year ago
TG
Tanaji donated US $100
over 1 year ago

Very good initiative Rahul and wish u all the best. Thanks, Tanaji

SB
SUBRAMANYESWARA donated US $100
over 1 year ago
Rahul
Rahul donated Rs.2,500
over 1 year ago