Another petition has been filed in the Supreme Court on Polavaram construction issue. It is Odisha government which appealed the Apex Court to stop the construction of Polavaram project. The Supreme Court while going through the content of the petition has sent notice to Andhra Pradesh and the Center to react on the petition and submit their explanation within three weeks of reaching the notice. This was the third petition that was filed by the Odisha government. In the earlier petition, the Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik has alleged that the construction work on the Polavaram irrigation project is in violation of the Godavari Water Dispute Tribunal Award.