Sat, Aug 08, 2015, 10:24 AM
MP JC Diwakar Reddy has stirred up a controversy by directing the officials to destroy paddy crop in Anantapur district. In view of the prevailing drought conditions, JC urged farmers not to raise paddy. He observed that tail-end areas will not get water if farmers cultivate paddy. He requested District Collector and other officials not to allow paddy cultivation under HLC canal in the district.