Walvanda: Check dam construction under Village & BSVS Partnership


Walwanda: Bosco Samajik Vikas Sanstha (BSVS) opened a new chapter in Jawhar and Mokhada area through the inauguration of the construction of a check dam project in Walvanda village. This project will be implemented through the mutual collaboration of Walvanda village people and BSVS. The site has been identified by the villagers and proposed it to the organization. Br. Alex Gonsalves studied the possibilities of constructing a check dam in the site proposed by the villagers. Systematic community mobilization process was initiated to arrive at the consensus of the villagers for the implementation of the project by BSVS team. Fr. Anaclete guided and motivated the team to achieve the objective.
Inauguration of the construction of the check dam was held on April1, 2015. Walvanda village Sarpanch Mrs. Gulab Vijal conducted the puja. Fr. Anaclete inaugurated the construction with breaking the coconut. Village Police Patill Mr. Dandekar organized the function. Villagers from Sadakpada were present on the site. Eight Uniliver management trainees undergoing one month rural experience in Walvanda too attended the function.

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