Bhagyalakshmi's family was pushed into gloom as they lost their two daughters in the boat mishap in Godavari on September 15, 2019.
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Soon after this, the officials concerned issued the first warning and requested those living on both sides of the river to be on high alert.
So far, MEIL, which has taken up Polavaram execution in 2019, has completed the spillway slab work, spillway of 3.32 lakh cubic metres and fixing of 42 out of the 48 radial gates.
With 8 lakh cusecs being discharged from Dowleswaram Barrage on Thursday evening, multiple villages in the twin Godavari districts are losing road connectivity and being inundated by floodwater.
PWD Minister Ashok Chavan, who is also the guardian minister of the district, took stock of the situation arising out of heavy rainfall in the region.
Rampachodavaram sub-collector Katta Simhachalam said all measures have been taken to evacuate people in Devipatnam mandal.
Due to heavy rains in the upper catchment area, the Godavari river at Bhadrachalam reached the 33-foot mark on Tuesday, September 7, 2021.
Facility will deliver water at a height of 665 m above mean sea level.
Though the Godavari river is flowing nearby, the farmers lament that their fields have had no water, making representations to the authorities for an irrigation facility.
The Board decided to maintain a separate record of surplus water utilisation, though it would not form part of the water utilisation account.
The nine damaged pump motors will be sent to the city for repairs as restoration work continues in the pumphouse.
It may be noted that the State government provides Rs 9 as subsidy on one litre of diesel to the fishermen.
The water level at Polavaram project upper cofferdam was at 29 metres and expected to rise in the coming days.