The world is celebrating 26th World Water Day today. World Water Day is celebrated every year on March 22. The idea behind observing this day is focusing on the importance of water and need to conserve it. World Water Day was first observed in 1993 by United Nations General Assembly.
Our Punjab, known in history as land of five rivers, has also been facing a major water crisis because of “fast depleting and polluted underground water and polluted rivers. Preserving water is the only solution.
Many celebs like Sachin Tendulkar, Juhi Chawla, Sudarsan Pattnaik among others took to Twitter to ask their fans to join hands in saving water. Besides, many social media users also posted message on this day to make #WorldWaterDay a trend on Twitter.
Here are some of the messages: –
There's an alarming drinking water shortage in the world ⏳ This #WorldWaterDay celebrated worldwide today we can do our bit?
I pledge to start with small changes! I'll consciously not leave tap water running while brushing?
What will you do? pic.twitter.com/PhgbDSkczz
— Juhi Chawla (@iam_juhi) March 22, 2019
— Sudarsan Pattnaik (@sudarsansand) March 22, 2019
Whoever you are, wherever you are – water is your human right. Yet, 2.1 billion people live without safe water in their homes. More on Friday's #WorldWaterDay: https://t.co/sJNyOO6L9P pic.twitter.com/jcBguNeTKC
— United Nations (@UN) March 22, 2019
Today, The world is being celebrating #WorldWaterDay. We knows that without water we can't alive even a single minute and we also knows our human body is top-up with 70% water. I am shocked! according to @WHO's 2015 data, every minute a single born die, due to lack of safe water. pic.twitter.com/nB3yHAj9TP
— Bhagwati Jangid (@BhagwatiJangi10) March 22, 2019
Today is #WorldWaterDay?
2.1 billion people lack safe water at home, putting them at risk of:
— ıllıllı ᴊᴜɴᴀɪᴅ sᴀʟᴇᴇᴍ ıllıllı (@amjunaidsaleem) March 22, 2019