‘Water is life’: Mamata Banerjee leads rally to create awareness on water conservationhttps://indianexpress.com/photos/india-news/mamata-banerjee-save-wate-rally-water-conservation-5826946/

‘Water is life’: Mamata Banerjee leads rally to create awareness on water conservation

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday walked in a rally to spread awareness on water wastage among public.

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West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday walked in a rally to spread awareness on water wastage among public.(Express photo Partha Paul)

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The rally started off from Jorasnko at 3pm and ended near the statue of Mahatma Gandhi on Mayo Road.(Express photo Partha Paul)

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Eminent personalities from the state took part in the awareness programme.(Express photo Partha Paul)

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Banerjee also invited the public to join her march to strengthen the 'Save water-save life' campaign.(Express photo Partha Paul)

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Apart from organising the rally, the Bengal CM has written and composed a song to emphazise the importance of water conservation.(Express photo Partha Paul)

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She announced that July 12 will be observed as 'Save Water Day'.(Express photo Partha Paul)

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From the large crowd that attended the rally, she urged school students to play a huge role in water conservation. (Express photo Partha Paul)