'I requested Vajpayee for linking Rivers':Chandrababu Naidu - NTv
Wed, Sep 13, 2017, 10:26 AM
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu participated in 'Rally for Rivers' progrmme in Vijayawada on Wednesday. While addressing the gathering he appreciated Isha foundation head Sadguru Jaggi Vasudev for took up the initiative to protect the Rivers.
Chandrababu recalled he was instrumental for linking Rivers during Vajpayee regime. The CM said he requested Vajpayee for linking Rivers to survive and to protect from natural calamities. Finally Vajpayee government ordered Taskforce for linking Rivers headed by Minister Suresh Prabhu, but sucessive government's ignored later, he said. The CM stressed linking of rivers is temporary phenomenon and reviving of Rivers is permanent. Watch the video for more details.