Mon, Feb 29, 2016, 10:25 AM
The TDP government has been making statements that they will complete Polavaram irrigation project by 2018. Polavaram project was declared as national project as part of the AP Reorganisation Act. Only few hundred crores were sanctioned by Centre for Polavaram till now when it requires thousands of crores for completion. Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu made several representations to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to allocate more funds for project completion in time. The AP government is pinning hopes for allocation of more funds to Polavaram in the Union Budget.