In keeping with Rotary International’s mission of providing clean drinking water to both rural and urban population, RC Calcutta Chowrenghee entered into a partnership with a New York based group Clean Water For Children, now known as Water, bees & Trees. Mr. Spicer, a high end fashion industry executive along with his friends and colleagues at Coty International initiated the project with a commitment of setting up tubewells. Chowrenghee member Rtn Urmi Basu and local partner member from Sundarbans Green Environment Association, Mr Pranabesh Maity has been coordinating the project.
4 wells have been set up at four locations in South 24 Parganas
Well No 4- GP : Kalikapota Block : Mograhat II, Village : Jolghara Mondalpara
No of families :
Well No 5- GP : Radhanagar Taranagar, Block : Gosaba Village, : Radhanagar, Number of families : 97, Population : 780
Well No 6 – GP: Rajarampur, Block : Kulpi, Village: Uttar Rajarampur, 70 Km’s from Kolkata on NH 117 , No of families : 140, Population : 730
Well No 7- GP : Satjelia, Block : Gosaba, Village: Sudhanghshupur, No of families : 210, Population : 980
Well # 8,9,10 and 11 to be completed before the middle of June