Cauvery Calling: Sadhguru speaks about need for agroforestry at Mettur event

“80% of our lands are with the farmers. Only 16 to 18% is with the government,” said Sadhguru, Founder, Isha Foundation, while explaining the rationale behind promoting agroforestry on farmlands to enrich the soil’s capacity to hold water in the Cauvery river basin. Sadhguru was speaking at the JSW Auditorium in Pottaneri in Mettur, where the Cauvery Calling motorcycle rally reached this morning from Dharmapuri.

Several representatives from JSW attended the event. They included Sr. Vice President and Plant Head of JSW Company Shri. BNS Prakash Rao; Associate Vice President (Admin) Brigadier S Thakur; Associate Vice President Shri. Sai Ram; AGM Shri. P. Nair and GM Shri. Deva Kumar.