250 feet Banner on the upper Wardha dam at Morshi, Maharashtra

Photo | May 22, 2013

The bleak situation and Ajit Pawar’s remarks asking if he must urinate in dams prompted Sanjay Kolhe, a farmer from Amravati to start an online petition on Greenpeace Extra in April. The petition demands that the Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan ensure the return of the water that was meant for irrigation.