"This year, water is being released from the project 15 days early.” The collector appealed to farmers to plant their crop cycle accordingly.
With the NSP water, Ongole municipal authorities have filled the Rangarayudu Cheruvu for the city's 2.84 lakh population, over 60 per cent are dependant on water supply from OMC.
The Engineer-in-Chief, in his letter pointed out that Telangana is releasing water downstream from the project without putting in any request.
In a shocking incident, a woman pushed her visually challenged teen son into the Nagarjuna Sagar canal at Vemulapally in Nalgonda district on Saturday.
However, after the bifurcation of the State, the tourist rush from Nagarjuna Sagar has decreased as the Telangana State government has set up another launch service.
Srisailam reservoir on Monday recorded a water level of 83.73 TMC, which is far less than the water level on the corresponding day last year.
The boat service was stopped after the boat tragedy in the River Godavari at Devipatnam of East Godavari.
Till water level reaches 854 feet, we are unable to draw water, while others (Telangana) are able to take water at 797 feet. If this is not injustice, what is?” he questioned.
Stone tools, including blades, burins, borers and flakes made of local material like chert, were also noticed, indicating a mesolithic habitation datable to 8500 BC had thrived there.
The KRMB has sought head versus discharge relation for each water outlet such as spillway, penstock, canal head regulator and any other regulator.
While Telangana officials did not agree to the take over of power generation units, Andhra Pradesh said it would not support the implementation if all units are not taken over by the board.
As Hyderabadis struggle without regular drinking water supply, the HMWSSB is forced to draw water from the dead storage levels of Nagarjuna Sagar to meet the city’s needs.