Sunday, April 18, 2021
Home Politics Polavaram irrigation project to be completed by March 2018: Andhra Pradesh...

Polavaram irrigation project to be completed by March 2018: Andhra Pradesh Governor

spraying-294628_640

By Newsgram Staff Writer

The Polavaram irrigation project will be completed by March, Andhra Pradesh Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan said today.

The project, which the governor said would be the life line of Andhra Pradesh, will, irrigate over seven lakh acres in Andhra Pradesh and produce 960 megawatt (MW) of hydel energy.

Apart from Polavaram, the state`s government is also planning  to add a significant quantum of wind and solar energy during 2015-16 and build four more ports to make Andhra Pradesh a logistic hub and gateway to South East Asia, Narasimhan said.

The Government is talking to various companies of the countries like Japan, Singapore, US, Australia and others for inviting investments and technology transfer.

STAY CONNECTED

19,517FansLike
362FollowersFollow
1,773FollowersFollow

Most Popular

‘As A Hindu I Feel The Kumbh Mela Shouldn’t Have Taken Place’, Says Singer Sonu Nigam

Noted singer Sonu Nigam on Sunday reacted to the Kumbh Mela being made symbolic for this year due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. The...

Scott Rudin To ‘Step Back’ After Bullying Allegations

Amid mounting anger over allegations of bullying, Broadway and Hollywood producer Scott Rudin broke his silence Saturday, saying he was "profoundly sorry" and would...

How Is India’s Second Wave Of Covid-19 Different From First?

The second wave of the coronavirus pandemic in India is different from the first one in September 2020 as the rate of increase in...

Here’s Why Diet, Soda Drinks Are Harming Your Fertility

Are you fond of fizzy drinks or diet cola breaks? Do you prefer sugar in your brew for a sweetener? If so, your 'diet'...

Hockey Player Anson Thomas’ Battle Against Human Trafficking

Anson Thomas (54), a Keralite from Ranni in Pathanamthitta district, was born and brought up in the city of Mumbai, represented Mumbai in the...

Yamuna Jayanti: How A Holy River Deteriorated Into Sewage Canal

As Sri Krishna-Radha devotees in Braj Mandal celebrate the birthday of Yamuna on Sunday, their hearts are filled with disgust and frustration to see...

Aim Of Biden’s Earth Day Summit Is To Reset Climate Change

A "coming-out party for the United States on climate change." That's how University of Maryland Center for Global Sustainability Director Nathan Hultman describes the virtual...

Virtual Reality: Future Of Leadership Skills Like Humans

A virtual human can be as good as a flesh-and-blood one when it comes to helping people practice new leadership skills, according to new...

Recent Comments