Hon’ble Shri Nitin Gadkari Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation is keenly interested in the Ganga Kumari National Waterways Project. He has announced 111 rivers as National waterways and the same has been accepted by Parliament. This is all because of the joint effort of all of us.We showed the working model of our Smart Waterways Project ( Ganga-Kumari  National Waterways Project ) when Hon’ble Ministers Shri.Nitin Gadkari and Shri.Pon Radha Krishnan came to Madurai. He assured to take up NWP in the third phase during our discussion. Recently he promised at Chennai that the rivers Godavari and Cauveri will be networked, thus initiating the NWP.