Gadag district, which lies to the east of the Western Ghats, falls in the rain-shadow region and is generally drought-prone.
A major part of domestic and agricultural water needs in this district are met from groundwater and water management is an integral part of all-round socio-economic development of the region. The Art of Living was approached by the district authorities of Gadag to take care of water management.
The River Rejuvenation team led by Nagaraj Gangolli comprises of geologists, hydrologists, and soil experts have a 360-degree approach that not only focuses on water management but also gives new direction and a renewed sense of well being amongst local people, reviving agriculture and bringing hope for the future.
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