Cauvery Calling (Cauvery Kookural), two-wheeler rally, organized by Isha Foundation Founder Sadguru Jaggi Vasudev, to revitalize river Cauvery, the lifeline of farmers in delta districts, reached Chennai on Sunday. Cauvery Calling is a movement to revitalize river Cauvery and was launched by the Sadguru in July. The rally, to consolidate support for the movement, is currently underway.
Having just concluded its Karnataka leg, the rally entered Tamil Nadu on September 11 beginning its journey from Hosur and reached here this evening.
At an event held at University of Madras Centenary Auditorium, Tamilnadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit, Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami, Deputy Chief Minister O Paneerselvam, Minister for Municipal Administration, Rural Development Implementation of Special Programmes S P Velumani, Apollo Hospitals Founder Dr Prathap C Reddy, award winning actor Suhasini Maniratnam and Tamil Maanila Congress President G K Vasan, participated.