Karnataka Man Whose Life Mission Is To Build Ponds For Animals
NDTV Published on Aug 2, 2018
Kamegowda is one of those people who decided to be the change they wanted to see. This 80-year-old man has spent decades creating and preserving ponds near his village of Daasanadoddi in Karnataka's Mandya district. Kamegowda has been a shepherd for much of his life and he told NDTV how this passion started. "I lived like a wild animal from the age of 5. My mother had 10 children and showed me no affection. The sheep and other animals - I was close to them. What do the birds, the snakes do. I understood what difficulties animals faced?