Aamir’s ‘Satyamev Jayate’ will have an episode on the water crisis
Popular TV show Satyamev Jayate, now, which is to Satyamev Jayate Water Cup launch event held in Mumbai Wednesday
Aamir Khan, who host popular television show 'Satyamev Jayate' said the next season of this show. which is focused on social issues, will have an episode on the water crisis in Maharashtra and other areas.
The water problems topic will be tackled in this season of ‘Satyamev Jayate’, especially the problems related to Maharashtra. Aamir said at a press conference held to announce the ‘Satyamev Jayate Water Cup’.
To solve the water crisis in Maharastra, Aamir and Kiran Rao’s NGO Paani Foundation will also work in association with the Maharashtra government.
Aamir added ‘We decided to work on water and Maharashtra. Water is important and Maharashtra is my birth place. I feel if we respect water, water will respect us so we all need to come together for this,
He said, A competition will be organized where village’s will be involved in water conservation activities, with the winning village bagging prize money of Rs.50 lakh. The contest will be held between April 15 and May 31.
He also told to the reporters, ‘Our job to not just showcase the flaws in the society, but also to offer a solution for it through this show’.
Further, he added, ‘I will not be the only face, we will have Sachin Tendulkar and many Marathi celebrities. All of us are the face of this project’.
The first edition of the Satyamev Jayate Water Cup will focus on three districts, and one Taluka each within those districts.
This show Helmed by CEO Sayani Bhatkar and COO Reema Dutta, Paani Foundation, is a not-for-profit company whose main objective is to communicate. Their intention is to change in outlook among the people about the grass-roots level of water conservation and watershed management.