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A presentation of the HIC vision and initiatives regarding water in the city of Bhuj, Kutch, Gujarat, India.

Article posted on the 5th Aug 2013

The Hamirsar catchement system

A catchement (also called “drainage basin” ) is an area of land where surface water from rain converges to a single point, in this case : Hamirsar lake.

Information posted on the 1st Jul 2013

ભુજ શહેરની આસપાસ આવેલા તળાવોનું ભુજ નગરપાલિકા દ્વારા રીનોવાતીઓન કામગીરી શરુ કરવામાં આવી છે. આ સૂચિત કામગીરીનો આયોજન અને બજેટ નગરપાલિકા દ્વારા જાહેર કરવામાં આવ્યું છે.

Blog entry posted on the 22nd Jun 2013

Bhuj is the capital of Kutch, a semi-arid region located in the western part of Gujarat.
The people of Bhuj have been able to survive in this drought prone area only thanks to a very elaborate system of water management engineered 450 years ago.

Information posted on the 1st Feb 2013