Tue, Mar 31, 2015, 01:45 PM
Breaching of Pulivendula Branch Canal at Kallur village of Yallanuru Mandal in Anantapur district has lead to a serious altercation between Kadapa and Anantapur farmers. Anantapur people for last few months are facing serious shortage of water. Under the leadership of Anantapur MP JC Diwakar Reddy and MLA Yamini Bala, farmers forcefully diverting water by breaking the bund on Monday. However, the farmers of Pulivendula have agitated with YS Vivekananda reaching the spot and tried to resurrect the canal bund.