Thu, Oct

Many hands make light work


many-handsThe people of Hazar Joft Olay village in Gramsir district of Helmand province joined together to build an irrigation wall in the river to help irrigate their farmland.

The local farmers and villagers all said it was their responsibility to take care of their community and that the new irrigation system was just one way in which life is improving.

Village leader Abdul Ghani said, “When we cooperate for the common good, then everyone benefits.

Just like the government and our security forces work for stability in our area, we wanted to show that every villager has a personal responsibility to improve their community.”