Prakasam Barrage

Tenders for two barrages downstream Prakasam Barrage to be re-invited

Though the department has invited bids on October 12 and scheduled to award it by October 29, a few consultancies sought relaxation in the eligibility requirement. 

published on : 11th November 2020

Inflows into Krishna river basin reservoirs increase marginally

With over 4 lakh cusecs reaching Prakasam Barrage, in lower Krishna basin, at 8 pm, the water resources officials were discharging 3.95 lakh cusecs downstream.

published on : 23rd October 2020

Record water released from Prakasam Barrage in 16 years

New record this water year likely as inflows may continue till Nov first week

published on : 20th October 2020

Vijayawada: Rain compounds problems of residents

Traffic was also disrupted near VMC office for a while as several motorists were stranded on the national highway towards Hyderabad. 

published on : 19th October 2020

Second warning withdrawn at Prakasam Barrage

Flood flow to major reservoirs in Krishna basin to remain steady

published on : 18th October 2020

Andhra invites DPR tenders for barrages along the Krishna

As of Friday, the cumulative surplus let into the sea stood at 844 TMC, much higher than last year’s 798 TMC, and is expected to touch 900 TMC as the flood is expected to continue.

published on : 17th October 2020

Prakasam Barrage to get record 9 lakh cusecs inflows 

3 SDRF and NDRF teams stationed at Vijayawada, Nandigama and Thotlavalluru; 2,300 people moved to four relief camps

published on : 17th October 2020

Heavy inflows into Vijayawada's Prakasam Barrage, dams in Krishna basin to continue for two more days

The Prakasam Barrage continued to discharge 7.3 lakh cusecs of flood water downstream at 8 pm on Thursday.

published on : 16th October 2020

Andhra's Prakasam Barrage gets highest flood this year

Meanwhile, first warning was issued in the day at Gotta Barrage over Vamsadhara as inflows rose.

published on : 15th October 2020

Water level rises at Andhra Pradesh's Prakasam Barrage

First flood warning is likely to be issued at barrage today as officials expect over 4 lakh cusecs of inflows; IMD predicts thunderstorms in Coastal AP

published on : 14th October 2020

As inflows subside, flood in Krishna basin reduces

In Godavari basin, flood remained steady at Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage, which recorded an inflow of 3.9 lakh cusecs at 4 pm and an outflow of 3.88 lakh cusecs.

published on : 25th September 2020

Andhra rains: Krishna projects get more inflows 

4.2L cusecs of water released from Prakasam Barrage; low-lying areas in V’wada alerted

published on : 21st September 2020

Rs 204 crore for two new barrages in Krishna basin to utilise flood water

It may be recalled that the State Cabinet has recently given an in-principle sanction for the two barrages, estimated to cost about Rs  2,565 crore.

published on : 18th September 2020

Cabinet nod for two more barrages in Krishna

Each barrage, downstream Prakasam Barrage, to have storage capacity of 3 TMC; estimated cost Rs 2,565 crore

published on : 4th September 2020

Farmers from various Amaravati villages stage protest for release of annuity

The protesting farmers demanded that the CRDA release the annuity immediately which has been pending for the last three months.

published on : 27th August 2020
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