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Efforts to stall the project were not right: Telangana irrigation minister Harish Rao

The state government intended to construct the projects to eradicate drought from the region. But the Congress had been opposing the projects and filed about 200 cases in courts and before tribunals.

Published: 16th June 2018 03:40 AM  |   Last Updated: 16th June 2018 03:40 AM   |  A+A-

Komaravelli Mallanna temple committee chairman taking oath in the presence of irrigation minister T Harish Rao, in Siddipet on Friday| Express

By Express News Service

HYDERABAD: Welcoming the verdict, irrigation minister T Harish Rao, who attended the Komaravelli Mallanna temple committee’s oath-taking in Siddipet, said that the efforts to stall the project works were not right.

The projects were being constructed with the blessings of Gods Komaravelli Mallanna and Kaleshwara Swamy. The state government intended to construct the projects to eradicate drought from the region. But the Congress had been opposing the projects and filed about 200 cases in courts and before tribunals.

Projects should not be stalled citing rehabilitation and resettlement package, the minister said referring to protests by people from Bailmapur village in Mulugu mandal.


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