Irrigation Minister T Harish Rao on Sunday.
Harish Rao said the State govt wants to take up the Mission Kakatiya works on war-footing basis .He said to give top priority, to complete to restoration of tanks and lakes.
Restoration of tanks in Nalgonda would automatically increase the inflows into Nagarjunasagar. . He said the project would also lead to the revival of wells and bore-wells which turned dry. Their original status is to restoration of lakes and tanks across Telangana State.
TRS government would complete tunnel works of Srisailam Left Bank Canal (SLBC) in three years said Irrigation Minister later.
Harish Rao stressed to speedy their works actively and the State government was committed to complete irrigation projects, including that of Nakkalagandi project in Nalgonda district. Laying foundation stone for open canal and reservoir works at Pendlipakala as part of SLBC project along with Minister G Jagadish Reddy.
Additional 1.5 lakh acres of land in Warangal dist.neede for completion of Pakala and Jurala projects. . “Our priority is to distribute irrigation waters for crops to get more yield and better MSP,” said by Minister.
He exhorted people’s representatives to participate in the project to address the needs of farmers. Mission Kakatiya was a prestigious project and main problem in irrigation sector