President Ram Nath Kovind has launched Mata Amritanandamayi Math’s Rs 100 crore clean water initiative for rural India at the math headquarters in the coastal hamlet of Vallikkavu in Kollam district of Kerala.
Kovind, who is on his maiden visit to the southern state after assuming office, inaugurated the ‘Jivamritam’ filtration system, envisaged to provide clean drinking water to 10 million villagers across the nation.
The programme was organised as part of the 64th birthday celebrations of spiritual leader Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, popularly known as ‘Amma’ among her devotees.
The Jivamritam project, which is initiated to provide clean drinking water will have specially designed filtration systems that will filter the water to its best. This whole project is funded by the Mata Amritanandamayi Math. Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, popularly known as ‘Amma’ among her devotees has worked precisely in these areas of social service.