Farmers are upset due to lack of rain in Maharajganj district. It is believed that by throwing mud on a person or bathing him, Lord Indra is pleased and causes rain. The women of Pipardeura of the city bathed Sadar MLA Jai Mangal Kannojia and Municipality President Krishna Gopal Jaiswal with mud on Tuesday night. The women said that now Lord Indra will be happy and it will rain.
Sadar MLA Jai Mangal Kannojia said that everyone is troubled in the scorching heat. Due to lack of rain, paddy is not being planted. It has been an old tradition that after bathing someone with mud, Lord Indra will be pleased and it will rain. On this occasion, members Sinod Kumar, Gopal Sharma, Hari Singh etc. were present.
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It should be noted that the paddy plant is drying up due to lack of rain, due to which the farmers are upset. Some farmers have started irrigating the field with pumping sets. In some places, worship and kirtans are being done to please Indradev. Along with this, tricks are being tried by many people.
On Tuesday night, in Pipardeura town, women bathed the bodies of Sadar MLA Jai Mangal Kannojia and Municipality President Krishna Gopal Jaiswal with mud on their bodies. They believe that doing so will bring rain. Everyone was surprised to see this sight. People once feared something untoward, but when they came to know about it, they left with a smile.
Due to the harsh weather in Maharajganj, the problems of the farmers have increased. Farmers are upset due to drying of paddy seedlings, the capital invested in the field is on the verge of being wasted. To save the field from drying up, farmers are forced to irrigate the field with pumping sets. The condition of the canals is such that even if there is water, it is not able to reach the farm. In such a situation, the troubles of the farmers are not taking the name of lessening. According to the meteorologist, there is no chance of rain yet.