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Campaign on rainwater harvesting

By Our Staff Reporter

CHENNAI, JULY 30. The Chennai Metrowater and the Tamil Nadu Water Supply and Drainage Board have come together to launch an awareness campaign on rainwater harvesting.

As part of the campaign, an information centre will be set up in the TWAD Board's headquarters along the Marina. Publicity material will be available at the centre. Officials will provide advice to those who want to install RWH mechanisms.

The centre will be declared open by the Local Administration and Water Supply Minister, Mr. C. Dorairaj, at a function on Tuesday at around 4 p.m.

Sources say a plan is being worked out to establish RWH facility initially in all government buildings on the Marina.

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