Andhra Pradesh Irrigation Minister D Umamaheswara Rao has said that the multi-reason Polavaram watering system venture presenting advantages to upland regions of Visakhapatnam, East Godavari, West Godavari and Krishna areas, is relied upon to be finished by 2018.
He likewise guaranteed that all takes a shot at the right bank channel of the task will be done by June 2017.
“The state government is finding a way to finish the Polavaram venture by 2018. Deals with the right bank waterway of Polavaram undertaking will be finished by June one year from now giving drinking and additionally watering system water to East Godavari and Visakhapatnam locale of the state,” Rao told correspondents yesterday at the ‘Anam Kala Kendra’ in Kakinada.
He said the wastage which was flooding into the ocean, after utilization of water for two harvests in East Godavari region will be occupied to Krishna delta through Pattiseema venture.
Works of Handri-Galeru and Nagari ventures in Rayalaseema too are going all out to supply water to watering system sources to dry season inclined Rayalseema locale, he included.
Tenders have been finished for Vamsadhar first and second stage works, Rao said including that Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has guided authorities to spend Rs 300 crore towards land obtaining for different ventures.
Naidu is likewise planned to hold a meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Water Resources clergyman Uma Bharti and urge them to discharge stores for fruition of the tasks at the soonest.
State Deputy Chief Minister N Chinnarajappa said amid the most recent two years Rs 14,000 crore have been spent for activities and insurance of water assets in the state.