India's water crisis: After govt apathy, Odisha farmer carves out 3-km canal from hills to tackle scarcity in village

Jul, 16 2018 IST

In an effort that earned him the moniker of the "Dashrath Manjhi" of his district, Nayak not only resolved the problem of water scarcity in his village, but also provided his people with cleaner water than what was available to them earlier.