If you live in Hyderabad, You definitely know about the great Musi river aka Musi Nadhi.
But the crazy thing is, What we now know about Musi nadhi & What Musi nadhi actually was in the past are two completely different things.
The Musi nadhi has a great history that has to be told to future generations.
One of the examples of how important the river is to Hyderabad is, In 1908 a massive flood killed almost 50,000 people. And it was then the king Osman Ali Khan has built the Osman Sagar Dam and Himayat Sagar Dam.
What was once a historic river.. is now a home for industrial water waste, including radio active materials. How and when did this transition happen?
A filmmaker Hemanth Ramesh explored about River Musi & How the massive pollution is affecting the river in Hyderabad.
He won the Best documentary director award at Rajasthan International Film Festival 2020.
Checkout the documentary below:
If you wish to contribute, mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org