Fri, Apr 29, 2016, 12:35 PM
Minister Harish Rao lay foundation stone for Palamuru Rangareddy lift irrigation works, at Narayanapur of Kolhapur mandal. Ministers Lakshma Reddy and Jupally Krishna Rao and other officials participated. The project will lift 90 tmc water from Srisailam Dam at the rate of 1.5 tmc daily. While the estimated cost of the scheme is Rs. 35,000 crore, it will irrigate nearly 10 lakh acres of upland area.