Fri, Mar 18, 2016, 03:30 PM
Krsihna River Water Board has directed the Engineering Chiefs of both Telugu states to release water for drinking water purpose owing to dry conditions. It ordered Telangana Engineering Chief to release 4.5 tmc water to Nagarjunsagar Right Canal in Andhra Pradesh. It directed Andhra Engineering Chief to release 6.5 tmc Srisailam dam waters to Telangana. It urged the governments to use the water only for drinking purpose and not for anything else.