5th Semester B.TECH.
[ CIVIL ENGINEERING ]
WATER RESOURCES ENGINEERING
water is curative in indigestion, water is nourishing after digestion;
water is appetizing during food, and ill-affects immediately after food.
ajIrNe bheShajam vAri, jIrNe vAri balapradam |
bhojane chAmRitam vAri, bhojanAnte viShapradam ||
Water - the least appreciated thing, right before air. We just take it for granted. There was a time,
not too long ago, when you could drink water from pretty much any tap in india, or a well, river.
There would be water sheds called 'pyaaoo' on road sides, sponsored by local businessman or
charitable person, manned by local hands. You would get some of sweetest natural water, along
with some jaggery and roasted grams (at least in hot and dry Rajasthan), easing your travelrelated travails. Thanks to recent decades of industrial progress, even in india it is difficult to
find drinkable water from free natural resources. And the rivers, the life line of any civilization,
are terribly polluted as well like the Brahmani, GangA (ग ग ) and YamunA (य
WATER WATER WATER …WATER EVERY WHERE…NOT A DROP OF WATER
… BEFORE THIS HAPPENS, LET US GET UP AND GIVE DUE PRESTIGE TO WATER.
HENCE IS THE COURSE IMPORTANT FOR THE ENGINEERS, WHO ARE RESPONSIBLE
FOR THE WELBEING OF THE SOCIETY.