Rajendra Singh

Rajendra Singh, the "Waterman of India" and an Ayurvedic Doctor and internationally recognized water conservationist & environmentalist from Alwar district, Rajasthan, who won the Stockholm Water Prize. He runs an NGO called 'Tarun Bharat Sangh' (TBS), helping villagers take charge of water management in semi-arid areas close to Thar Desert. His work is instrumental in building 8,600 traditional johad, (rainwater storage tanks), as well as check dams and other time-tested and path-breaking water conservation initiatives.