Jal Shakti Minister promised to clear Rs 4,000 crore dues of Polavaram: Minister Anil
Accompanied by YSRCP MPs PV Mithun Reddy and Lavu Sri Krishna Devarayalu, Irrigation Minister Anil Kumar Yadav on Monday met Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat in Delhi and urged him to clear Rs 4,000 crore pending dues related to the Polavaram Project. He invited the union minister to visit Polavaram to know the progress of construction works. Speaking to the media, Anil said that Gajendra Singh has assured to release the funds after consulting the Finance Ministry. “Jal Shakti Minister told us a date would be finalised for the Apex Council meeting very soon on river water-sharing between two Telugu states,” he added.