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Punjab CM Mann calls for mass movement to save water, environment

Mann, who was here to participate in a function to mark the 34th death anniversary of Sant Avtar Singh, expressed deep concern over the depleting ground water table and the deteriorating environment

Chandigarh: Punjab CM Bhagwant Mann speaks during a function to provide financial assistance to the kin of the farmers, who died during the protest over farm reform laws, in Chandigarh, Sunday, May 22, 2022. (PTI
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Mann said immediate remedial steps were required to save water and check environmental pollution.

PTI Seechewal
Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Friday gave a clarion call for a mass movement to save water and the environment in the state.

Mann, who was here to participate in a function to mark the 34th death anniversary of Sant Avtar Singh, expressed deep concern over the depleting ground water table and the deteriorating environment in the state.

He also urged noted environmentalist Balbir Singh Seechewal to give his suggestions to protect the environment, and said his government would consider the same.

Mann said immediate remedial steps were required to save water and check environmental pollution.

"This cannot be done by the government

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First Published: May 27 2022 | 9:46 PM IST

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