Chhindiya Gram Panchayat of Surajpur district has bagged national award for
better water conservation and management. Chhindiya has received second prize
in the ‘Best Gram Panchayat’ category under the 3rd National Water Awards given
by the Union Ministry of Jal Shakti. Chief minister Bhupesh Baghel has
congratulated officials concerned and villagers of Chhindiya Gram Panchayat on
receiving the National Water Award.
award is presented annually by the Union Ministry of Jal Shakti. Chhindiya has
been awarded as the Best Gram Panchayat for its excellent work in the field of
water conservation and management. The main objective of the award is to
encourage the conservation and promotion of water resources along with making
the general public aware of minimal and efficient water usage. This aim is
to motivate all the concerned to take steps toward water management and adopt
better technologies for water use.