KCR has released funds for the construction of Yadadri Power Plant. The works were given to government concern, Bharat Heavy Electricals Ltd., (BHEL). Stating that this was done to ensure transparency, KCR handed over a cheque of Rs. 417 crs. to BHEL Chief Managing Director (CMD). As the power needs of the state are bound to increase by next year, it is imperative that the plant be ready as soon as possible, he said. The land has been acquired and all formalities have been completed, he said.