Swaraj Abhiyan started ‘Jal-Hal’ Yatra from Latur, Maharashtra on 21st May. Padyatra’s main motive is to create awareness to fight against drought and to stop the suicides cases of farmers in the drought hit areas . Marathwada region in Maharashtra and Bundelkhand region which is part of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh suffering from severe drought conditions.
Swaraj Abhiyan’s co-founder Yogendra Yadav shared a video on social media having discussion with a resident of Sonavati village of Latur district during the first day of his ‘Jal-Hal’Yatra. Yogendra shared his experience how Nandram’s letter encouraged him to knock the door of Supreme Court.
Yogendra Yadav, previously also visited Bundelkhand region few month backs and did a survey, which shows very alarming situations in the region.