Pulichintala project water levels posing threat to nine villages
District administrations of Guntur and Nalgonda have been alerted over rising water levels in Pulinchintala project. Expressing concern over the situation, residents of nine villages – five in Guntur and four in Nalgonda – have been evacuated to relief camps. Two gates of the project have been opened and 10,000 cusecs of water is being released. The villages that are low lying face the threat of submergence.