On Monday, the Minister spoke to media and said that the long-felt need for widening the Khammam-Suryapet stretch of the State highway would soon be fulfilled. Mr Rao said “The road connectivity plays a pivotal role to propel industrial growth and drive the economy.”
The government had sanctioned Rs 4.5 crore to give a facelift to roads in Palair Assembly constituency and also committed to supply protected drinking water to all households in the state he added.
The Minister said, besides assuring supply of irrigation water to Kusumanchi and Tirumalayapalem mandals from Nagarjunasagar Left Canal, the plans were afoot to bring Godavari water through Kanthalapalli lift irrigation scheme. He laid foundation stone for the construction of extra classrooms at the ZPHS in Kusumanchi.
Zilla Parishad chairperson G Kavitha, MLC Balasani Lakshminarayana, DEO K Ravindranath Reddy and RVM project officer Srinivas were among others present.