March 2024, deadline for Polavaram: Centre

Union Minister says delay in schedule is likely due to Godavari floods; No Central grant for hydropower project

published on : 7th February 2023

No direct benefit transfer for Polavaram Project oustees says Centre

“However, this suggestion has not been viewed to be in consonance with the approval by the Government of India regarding implementation of the project by the State.’’

published on : 3rd February 2023

Andhra High Court CJ recuses from hearing KVP’s plea on Polavaram

In 2017, KVP filed the petition and wanted the Centre to release Rs 3,800 crore for Polavaram project and also reimburse the entire amount spent by the State government on it.

published on : 1st February 2023

CWC orders joint study of Polavaram backwaters

As CWC officials wanted proof of the claims that areas in Telangana would submerge due to the project, State authorities provided the required documents and insisted on a study.

published on : 26th January 2023

Spell out stand on Polavaram height: BJP to Jagan

Though holding the global tech summit is a good initiative, they are sceptical about the government’s commitment, the BJP leader said.

published on : 30th December 2022

Polavaram project: No delay in PIP cost reimbursement

The Centre has been reimbursing, from time to time, the expenditure incurred by the State government on the project with effect from April 1, 2014.

published on : 20th December 2022

Centre must resolve highly technical Polavaram dispute soon: SC

Earlier, the SC had asked the Centre to call a meeting of stakeholder States concerned with the Polavaram project.

published on : 8th December 2022

Chandrababu not allowed to visit Polavaram site

Addressing a gathering, Naidu said it was he who nurtured the Polavaram irrigation project.

published on : 2nd December 2022

Hope springs over Rs 7.3k crore for Polavaram project

The Jal Shakti Ministry had asked for a detained report from the State water resources department so as to update the Ministry of Finance on the factual position of the project.

published on : 23rd November 2022

Polavaram: Telangana demands fresh survey to avoid submergence

However, AP Irrigation Principal Secretary Shashi Bhushan recalled that the construction of Polavaram was started after obtaining all the required permissions.

published on : 17th November 2022

Telangana govt likely to rope in private firm to conduct survey on floods

The Central Water Commission and the State Irrigation officials have now decided to conduct separate studies.

published on : 27th October 2022

Give priority to Polavaram R&R works: Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy

Directs officials to speed up second tunnel of Veligonda project and focus on new barrage on River Krishna

published on : 22nd October 2022

Andhra Pradesh: CWC rejects to study backwater effect 

According to sources, the CWC Chairman was clear in his message to the officials of the other three States that Polavaram is beneficial to all the stakeholder Sates of the national project.

published on : 8th October 2022

Telangana for fresh backwater study of Polavaram

It made a clear case of afflux formation upstream of Polavaram due to the BW effect which has also been acknowledged by CWC.

published on : 8th October 2022

Polavaram project will not hit Bhadrachalam: Jal Shakti Ministry

Union Ministry holds meet with Chhattisgarh, Odisha, Telangana & AP to address concerns over irrigation project

published on : 30th September 2022

Onus of making other States agree on Polavaram lies with Centre: KVP

He pointed out the recent observations made by the Supreme Court during hearing on a petition filed by the Odisha government.

published on : 28th September 2022

Polavaram will put Bhadrachalam in perennial trouble: Telangana panel

Once the AP project becomes operational, the first flood warning will be in force permanently at Bhadrachalam

published on : 21st September 2022

No truth in Andhra Pradesh CM’s assertion on Polavaram: TDP

Demanding that justice be done to the Polavaram displaced, Opposition TDP MLAs alleged that Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy was misleading the Assembly by uttering lies on the project.

published on : 20th September 2022

Andhra Pradesh CM blames TDP for Polavaram irrigation project delay

He maintained that his government has been striving to expedite the project works.

published on : 20th September 2022

Dhulipalla blames Jagan for delay in Polavaram project

After Jagan came to power, he neglected the project and not even 1% of the works were completed in the past three years, he alleged.

published on : 8th September 2022
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