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Telangana: Central Water Commission calls Kaleshwaram an ‘engineering marvel’

A Central Water Commission team, upon the invitation of the State govt, tours KLIS sites for two days, heaps praises

published on : 11th January 2018

Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu rolls out Siddapuram lift irrigation project

Naidu says comprehensive water policy will solve the needs of the state and better management will end drought.

published on : 8th January 2018

Major decline in surface flow irrigation schemes

India has seen a decline of 9,000 surface flow minor irrigation schemes since 2006-2007, a government census has revealed. This has increased the dependence of the agricultural sector on groundwater. 

published on : 25th December 2017

After whirlwind tour of Karimnagar, K Chandrasekhar Rao holds marathon meet on KLIS

Back from a two-day visit to Karimnagar, the CM held a 7-hour-long review meet on the KLIS.

published on : 10th December 2017

Polavaram project will be completed by 2019: Minister

81 lawmakers, including 60 MLAs, 15 MLCs and six ministers visited the Polavaram Irrigation Project and Pattiseema Lift Irrigation Scheme (PLIS) on Thursday, to inspect the ongoing works.

published on : 17th November 2017

Nitin Gadkari announces Rs 6000-crore World Bank-backed irrigation scheme

Union minister Nitin Gadkari today announced World Bank-supported Rs 6,000 crore scheme to improve the irrigation facilities and water accessibility capacity in several states.

published on : 11th November 2017

In a relief for State, Central Water Commission gives crucial clearance for Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme

The CWC also confirmed the State government’s stand to draw water from Medigadda for KLIS instead of Pranahitha, post redesigning of the project.

published on : 31st October 2017

NGT stay on Kaleshwaram stuns state government, delights oustees

The National Green Tribunal’s directive on Thursday to the Telangana government not to proceed with construction of the Kaleshwaram lift irrigation scheme till it secures all required permissions.

published on : 6th October 2017

The first phase of Purushothapatnam Lift Irrigation Scheme completed

The first phase of the Purushothapatnam Lift Irrigation Scheme (PLIS) envisaged to take Godavari river water to Yeleru reservoir through the Polavaram left canal, has been completed.

published on : 14th August 2017

25 irrigation schemes in Andhra Pradesh to be ready soon

Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said 25 irrigation schemes from Srikakulam to Kurnool in the State will be completed within three months.

published on : 8th August 2017

Palamur-Rangareddy Lift Irrigation Scheme panel 1: Hyderabad HC stays NGT order

An advocate challenged the action of the state in going ahead with the first phase of the project by clearing about 279 hectares of forest land without forest and environmental clearances.

published on : 29th June 2017

Sinchayee Yojna to extend irrigation coverage: Union Agriculture Minister

Radha Mohan Singh said the government launched the irrigation scheme PMKSY while keeping the water conservation and its management on the priority.

published on : 18th February 2017