Shree Pragati Public Trust, Gandhinagar has undertaken the activity of providing water through underground pipe line to approximately 90,000 Hectares of irrigation land in Ahmedabad, Mehsana, Patan, Banaskantha, Surendranagar, Morbi, Vadodara and Bharuch districts from 2014 to 2018.
Approximately 120 lakh farmers are benefitted by this project. U.G.P.L. activity in Vamaj village of Kadi District was inaugurated by Shri Nitinbhai Patel, our Deputy Chief Minister.
Thus agriculture has become prosperous due to the supply of water through pipe lines to the fields.
- Dry land and dry underground of ten drought stricken districts were rehydrated and greenery was brought to the fields with the help of this scheme and the aim of doubling the income of farmers has been achieved.