INTRODUCTION• Gujarat Rotary Club introduced SAT VISARJAN RATH• It is a vehicle having a big vessel or Tank containing water in which the idol of Ganesha is been immersed
REASONS• Prevent the toxic to enter the water bodies• Health issue could be prevented,• Its both religious as well as eco-friendly,• A good initiative for saving the environment from getting polluted, and keeping the religious factors in mind, its a balanced activity,
CONTINUED..• They are shifting to a bigger area next year as the present area can accommodate only few immersions at a time,• Inspired by the Spain activity• They have been doing this for past 3 years,• Their media partner is 92.7 Big FM.
ABOUT MANUFACTURING• After the immersion it is sent to the associated industry where it will be separated and purified• Plaster of Paris is not that toxic but the paint used is Toxic• Plans for going to do water level reduction at Suksagar lake
MORE INFORMATIONS• Immersion would be done in parts• The clear concept was made and inspired people near the lake and started this moment• The ultimate idea is to make the city & water body keep clean and tidy• And there is one of this step taken during festival ; Rotary award festival
CONTINUED• Pune & Bangalore almost had the same procedure• They had made a tank, but the post immersion procedures were not transparent & there was no cleaning of toxic water