Laungi Bhuiyan the Canal Man of Bihar is another example of struggle and firm determination from Gaya. Yes, you get it right, he also belongs to the place of Dashrath Manjhi, the glorious place of Gaya.
Dashrath Manjhi who has surprised the world and given a proud reason to Bihar to remember and we all call him ‘The Mountain Man’. Laungi Bhuiyan belongs to the same district, having the same courage and determination.
Movies have been made to glorify the Mountain man, Novels have written to explain the rock like solid decision that changed society.
Laungi Bhuiyan’s determination, continuous effort, firm decision and sticking to his decision until completion, also deserve the same limelight and glorification that our Mountain Man received.
What Laungi Bhuiyan, Canal Man of Bihar has Done
Laungi Bhuiyan, the canal man of bihar, has carved out a canal of 3 Kilometers single handedly. He carved the canal for 30 years lonely without any one help. You can imagine how firm his determination is that he sticks to it for 30 years without deviation.
His endeavours to bring rainwater from nearby hill to his village has benefited the whole village to irrigate land. Villagers tried to stop him to do so but they did not join to help him.
Despite the non cooperation of villagers and sometimes making fun of him, he did not deviate a bit from his decision to bring rainwater from hill to village.
Ultimately his constant and rock solid effort of 30 years brings results and he achieves the goal and successfully brings rain water to the canal by digging 3 KM tirelessly.
Team The Logical Bihar salute to his vision, dedication, hard work, patience and confidence, which has overcome all possible limitations.
How Laungi Bhuiyan brings rainwater to village
He is a shepherd and used to farm goats and collect woods from nearby forest to sell in the local market for livelihood. But whenever he got time from his daily livelihood work, he took out the spade, called ‘Kudal’ in local, and started digging and levelling.
He started working 30 years ago and regularly worked 2-3 hours daily because he had to also work for his livelihood to survive.
Villagers start calling him mad, even his family opposes his decision but you know the slogan, who is sure of tune doesn’t listen to others, and he keeps working.
Laungi Bhuiyan 30 years of lonely hard work paid off, he successfully brought irrigation water to the village by making Canal and we call him ‘Canal Man’.
Due to the effort of The Canal Man, 100 acre of village land can be irrigated. Society once called him mad now eating the fruit of his hard work.
What Anand Mahindra Said About The Canal Man of Bihar
Businessman Anand Mahindra is very impressed with the canal man’s rock solid decision. He said that this canal is no less glorious than the famous seven wonders of the world like Pyramid and The Taj.
How his wishes reached to Anand Mahindra
A local news journalist has passed the Laungi Bhuiyan’s word to social media like twitter and the world to get to know the herculean effort.
When asked his wishes he said he wanted nothing but a tractor to plough the field. The report tweeted by tagging Anand mahindra.
His wish also got through social media to Anand Mahindra and he decided to present a tractor to ‘Canal Man’.
Anand Mahindra and Mahindra group replied they feel honored to help this man by providing a tractor.
Laungi Bhuiyan ‘The Canal Man’ and his herculean effort is a true inspiration for we all.
Now Move to another glorious chapter of Bihar read Madhubani Painting.