Polavaram Irrigation Project

Polavaram-displaced tribals agree to shift to rehab colony

The tribals of Kondamodalu and other hamlets had been reluctant to leave their dwellings for the past five years. 

published on : 20th April 2022

Government to focus on Polavaram rehabilitation and resettlement

Chief Minister directs officials to provide R&R package through DBT mode, complete priority irrigation projects in stipulated time

published on : 30th March 2022

Polavaram R&R process will be completed by August: Jagan

Jagan said the project would be completed in 18 months once the Central Water Commission cleared its design.

published on : 23rd March 2022

Polavaram is lifeline of Andhra; stop political blame game

For any project, the Project Dislocated Families (PDF) are very important to consider R&R.

published on : 23rd March 2022

48 radial gates of Polavaram spillway installed

Out of 96 hydraulic cylinders, 84 have been fixed and 12 for six gates to be installed soon to operate radial gates

published on : 14th March 2022

Polavaram: Central funds only for irrigation component

After PPA makes final recommendation on revised cost of Rs 55,548, investment clearance will be given: Union government

published on : 7th December 2021

Submit status of Polavaram R&R works without fail: Centre to State

Of the total, 13,938 PDFs opted for houses by the government and the others opted to build houses on their own with the compensation given by the government.

published on : 25th November 2021

Chief Ministers of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh to meet on Nov 9 over contentious issues

Construction of Neradi barrage across river Vamsadhara, Polavaram irrigation project and the status of Kotiya villages on the shared border would reportedly be high on the Chief Ministers' agenda.

published on : 5th November 2021

Polavaram Project rejects bills worth Rs 1,086 crore

Officials said Polavaram authorities rejected the bills because of component-wise restrictions and other reasons such as quantities/components not covered in the previous detailed project report.

published on : 11th October 2021

PIP deadline fast approaching, RCE still pending with Centre

State officials say there has been ‘no movement’ in investment clearance proposal; Jal Shakti Min yet to give clearance and send to Union Cabinet for approval

published on : 7th October 2021

Abeyance of stop work order yet to be extended

As the GRMB is set to take over the projects, including PIP, from October 14, the officials said it remains to be seen as to how the resolution would be made. 

published on : 7th October 2021

6,351 PDFs shifted till Sept 14: Polavaram Irrigation Project

26 of 75 resettlement and rehabilitation colonies proposed in first phase completed

published on : 25th September 2021

Govt diverted Polavaram R&R funds, alleges Lokesh

Former ministers N Chinarajappa, Devineni Uma and former MLA Pantham Rajeswari were present.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Jal Shakti Ministry to meet Polavaram Project Authority over discussion on revised cost estimates

Officials to hold another meeting with CWC on pending designs of Polavaram project

published on : 25th August 2021

Andhra govt targets completion of phase-I Polavaram R&R by Oct-end

Entire process linked to completion of pending colonies and release of bills by govt; authorities expect to complete rehabilitation of 75% PDFs by September 

published on : 22nd August 2021
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