Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

BJP seeks probe into Polavaram ‘irregularities’ 

The delegation from the State, led by its president Kanna Lakshminarayana, apprised the Union Minister of the status of the progress made.

published on : 14th October 2019

BJP delegation to meet Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat today

The BJP leaders, after visiting the project site, felt that the YSRC could have first exposed the alleged irregularities committed by the previous TDP regime before going for reverse tendering. 

published on : 13th October 2019

INTERVIEW | Depleting water reserve a challenge, says Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

A subject like water needs to be treated holistically, Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat says, as he speaks to TNIE about the challenges in conserving water.

published on : 29th September 2019

Drinking water quality in Delhi better than European standards: Jal Shakti minister Shekhawat

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who is also the Chairman of the Delhi Jal Board, said he was thankful to Shekhawat for his comments.

published on : 25th September 2019

Union Minister Gajendra Shekhawat asks Congress to clarify stand on Article 370

‘Cong is in a state of confusion as party’s leaders are supporting NDA’

published on : 23rd September 2019

Jal Jeevan meet gets underway in Puri

State Drinking Water and Panchayati Raj Minister Pratap Jena said Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik had launched ‘Vasudha Yojana’ to provide drinking water to villages in Odisha. 

published on : 13th September 2019

Polavaram project decision to be in favour of Andhra, Centre: Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat

However, Shekhawat said the Centre will take a final call on approving reverse tendering after going through the report submitted by the Polavaram Project Authority (PPA).

published on : 27th August 2019

Jal Jeevan Mission can't be successful without community participation: Shekhawat

Addressing state minister's conference on Jal Jeevan Mission here, Shekhawat exuded confidence and said that the target would be achieved if all the stakeholders walk together.

published on : 26th August 2019

Government using centre as a shield for its bad decisions: Andhra Pradesh BJP

They are playing a mind game just like the TDP to cover up their failures.

published on : 23rd August 2019

Government taking steps to stop river waters flowing into Pakistan: Union Minister

Gajendra Shekhawat's comments assume importance as after the Pulwama terror attack early February and Delhi's retaliatory bombing of a terror camp in Balakot, the bilateral ties have hit new lows.

published on : 21st August 2019

Union Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat urges India Inc to adopt, rejuvenate water bodies

The Union water resources minister also said the government is progressing well on its river-linking project under the national perspective plan.

published on : 21st August 2019

Andhra Pradesh government set to call fresh tenders for Rs 5000 crore Polavaram works

The State government’s argument is that the PPA did not explicitly tell it to drop its idea.

published on : 16th August 2019

Andhra CM Jagan Reddy seeks Centre’s help for Godavari water diversion

He pointed out that while the entire Krishna basin is affected, there will be availability of surplus water in Godavari river.

published on : 15th August 2019

Sanitation survey to be bigger than ever, says Union Jal Shakti Minister

Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Wednesday launched the Swachh Survekshan Grameen 2019.

published on : 15th August 2019

Delhi CM Kejriwal inaugurates Yamuna rainwater harvesting pilot project

India’s water is the most contaminated in the world, and countries which get much less rainfall than India have made themselves water-secure nations.

published on : 10th August 2019
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