Chandigarh, February 20, 2021 (Yes Punjab News)
The Punjab Government is running ‘Jal Jeevan Mission’ to provide potable drinking water to the rural households. A weekly TV program “Jal Hai Taan Kal Hai” is being aired to educate and sensitize all the participants about the objectives and workings of Jal Jeevan Mission under ‘Har Ghar Nal, Har Ghar Jal’ campaign.
From February 21, the program will now be aired every Sunday at 5.30 pm on Doordarshan Jalandhar / DD Punjabi and on All India Radio Jalandhar (AIR) at 7 pm.
This is the first time the program will be aired on AIR. Earlier it was telecasted on Doordarshan Jalandhar / DD Punjabi on every Friday at 5.05 pm.
A spokesperson of the Water Supply and Sanitation Department said that the program was hosted by renowned actor Bal Mukand Sharma.
He said that the main objective of the Punjab Government is to provide drinking water to every rural family, school, anganwadi center, health center and community building by March 2022.