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‘Government may issue order for Guntur channel extension’

The long-pending demand for extension of Guntur channel of the Krishna river has gathered momentum as the State may issue a government order in this regard.

Published: 10th January 2019 07:16 AM  |   Last Updated: 10th January 2019 08:52 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

GUNTUR: The long-pending demand for extension of Guntur channel of the Krishna river has gathered momentum as the State may issue a government order in this regard.

Kolla Rajamohan, president of the Nallamada Rythu Sangam, said Irrigation department officials had approached him a few day ago and had assured that 280 crore would be sanctioned for extension of the channel till Parchuru.

This claim was also corroborated by Parchuru Rythu Sangam leader Pendyala Hanumantha Rao.



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  • atwrd

    This is a great news for the guntur city and region. Please plant trees around the channel instead of concrete walls. This will help collect rain water
    2 years ago reply
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