Tirunelveli: Cadets take out rally for rainwater harvesting

They stress on need for creating the facility in every house

TIRUNELVELI: Over 300 NCC cadets of various schools here took out an awareness rally in Palayamkottai on Sunday to create awareness of rainwater harvesting.

After Mayor A.L. Subramanian flagged off the rally at VOC Ground, the processionists traversed Punithavathiyar Street, Palayamkottai Head Post Office Road, St. John’s College Road and South Bazaar before reaching the starting point.

The rallyists were holding placards pressing the need for creating rainwater harvesting structure in every house, business establishment, public places and private properties.

WATER IS PRECIOUS: NCC cadets taking out a rally at Palayamkottai on Sunday to create awarness of rainwater harvesting. (Right) A view of the rally in Tuticorin. — Photos: A_Shaikmohideen and N. Rajesh

WATER IS PRECIOUS: NCC cadets taking out a rally at Palayamkottai on Sunday to create awarness of rainwater harvesting. (Right) A view of the rally in Tuticorin. — Photos: A_Shaikmohideen and N. Rajesh

Tuticorin

Army and naval cadets of various schools took out a rally here. L.S.T. Betz Fernandez, ex- Cadet Captain, Naval Wing, NCC, flagged off the rally near Our Lady of Snows Shrine Basilica on Beach Road. The rally wound through the thoroughfares of V.E. Road, W.G.C. Road. F. Benny Morais, Troop Commander, 3 (TN) Naval Unit NCC, St. La Salle Higher Secondary School, led the rally. Subsequently, the models of rain water harvesting equipment were exhibited at a private hotel near the shrine.

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