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Polavaram spillway works launched

Polavaram spillway works launched

0 on December 30, 2016, 8:22 pm / in General

The spillway works on the multi-purpose Polavaram hydel project today got under way in the presence of Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu. After the concrete works begin, it is proposed to take up diaphragm wall works early next month. Chandrababu Naidu  is keen that the decades long pending project gets completed by 2018-19.  The Chief Minister earlier this […]

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No relief from courts

Sakshi twist to Polavaram funds release

0 on December 27, 2016, 9:19 pm / in Headlines, Media, Politics

It was a day to celebrate for AP as the first tranche of Rs 1981 cr was handed over to the State Government by the Center for the Polavaram project. But Jagan’s Sakshi cannot but twist the development to tarnish the Chandrababu Naidu Government. Sakshi’s front page story not only belittles the progress in the project, but makes contradictory statements over the […]

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Odisha left red-faced over Polavaram

Odisha left red-faced over Polavaram

0 on December 27, 2016, 11:33 am / in National

The Central Government releasing huge amount of nearly Rs 2,000 crore caused consternation in Odisha, which has been objecting to the contruction of Polavaram project in Andhra Pradesh.  The Odisha media termed as “the final nail in the coffin in Polavaram case” the Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati’s statement on Monday that the construction on the multi-purpose irrigation project was […]

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At last, funds for Polavaram

Polavaram gets Rs 1981 Cr

0 on December 26, 2016, 7:13 pm / in General

At last Polavaram project gets substantial funding from the Centre, as promised in the AP Bifurcation Act. Termed as Long Term Irrigation Fund (LTIF) under Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchayee (PMKSY), a Cheque worth of Rs.1981 Cr was received at a formal function at India Habitat Center in Delhi.   Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, Irrigation Minister D Uma Maheswasra Rao,  Union […]

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