Fri, Mar 20, 2015, 04:20 PM
TRS MP Vinod Kumar, speaking in Lok Sabha today, said that Telangana is a Deccan Plateau and has many small water bodies. He highlighted the Mission Kakatiya program of TS Government aimed at repairing, restoring and reviving 44,000 water bodies. He stated that Rs. 200 crores are allocated for drip irrigation to ensure irrigation facilities to 1 lakh acres of land. He also requested for a farmers income guarantee program and a fare and remunerative prices for farmers.