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Rao told Gadkari that Andhra Pradesh was planning a new lift irrigation scheme to draw water from Tungabhadra river in Anantapur district.
The project is expected to be completed by May 2021 and generate employment opportunities for about 2,000 people.
The members of the GoM are Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi.
These 16 projects are in addition to three HAM projects at Varanasi, Haridwar and Mathura where work has already commenced.
Nirmal Ganga: Government plans to finish 200 projects for ghats, crematoria by March 2019, says Gadkari
Also, the Centre is taking various measures to ensure ecological flow or the minimum quantity of water at different stretches of the Ganga, the Union Minister said.
Union Minister for Road Transportation and Highways, Nitin Gadkari, graced the event and congratulated Manohar for his attempt.
The senior BJP leader said he did not name the prime minister, the BJP nor did he speak of giving Rs 15 lakh.
Neither is the date of the purported interaction clear, nor is it clear which government the Maharashtra leader is referring to.
Gadkari said in the forest areas of the country, there are such natural products through which different alternatives of fuel including ethanol can be prepared.
Gadkari said IL&FS has a new management which after analysing the situation will come up with suggestions and based on that the government is ready to help them.
H D Kumaraswamy meets Rajnath Singh, Nitin Gadkari makes fresh request for flood relief, Mekedatu project
Kumaraswamy also met Union Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari and sought clearance from the Centre to take up the Mekedatu project in the Cauvery basin.
Stressing on the importance of alternative fuels, the Minister said ethanol is the future and government has decided to increase its production.
Despite passage of almost four years, ad hoc arrangements are sill continuing including excess drawls of water by Andhra Pradesh.
Brent, the benchmark for more than half the world's oil, is trading at a four-year high of over USD 84 per barrel.
However, the state government is of the view that the Centre might washout its hands with the commercially viable Vodarevu port ignoring the establishment of Dugarajapatnam port.