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Watch | Prahlad Patel on the Long-Term Impacts of the Ken-Betwa Project

The Jal Shakti MoS discusses the long term impacts of the controversial project for the Bundelkhand region and its effect on farmers.

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In this episode of ‘Krishi ki Baat’, Indra Shekhar Singh interviews Prahlad Patel, minister of state of Jal Shakti.

Starting with the issue of the Ken-Betwa river linking, Patel discusses its long term impacts for the Bundelkhand region and the effect on farmers. The feasibility and implementation of other water schemes like Jal Jeevan piped water scheme and other irrigation schemes are discussed.