Maintain Adequate level of water in Srisailam : AP to TS

srisailamFor the maintenance of adequate levels of water in Srisailam reservoir to save standing crops in the drought prone Rayalseema region, Andhra Pradesh Irrigation minister Devineni Umamaheswara Rao appealed to the Telangana state. He also added saying that above 854 feet of water level is needed for two lakh acres of standing crops.
Devineni said that taking exception to the language used by Telangana Chief
Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao against Krishna River Managemnet Board Chairman NKG pandit, a man who was occupying a high office is not supposed to use such language.
He pointed out that priority is to be given when there is a clash of interest
between irrigation, power generation and drinking water.It was as per the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act.It was as per this act that the Krishna River Management Board had given the order allowing the power generation at Srisailam Left Bank till November 2 approved by congress chief Sonia Gandhi. Devineni said the fate of farmers in Nalgonda, Khammam and Krishna delta would be at stake if Telangana continued to generate power. He also added saying that TRS government had been engaged in false propaganda against TDP and its chief Chandra Babu Naidu for political mileage.

Medaram Jathara

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