Telangana irrigation

Telangana government goes extra mile for its irrigation projects

KCR establishes temporary office in Delhi  to ensure Central nod to projects at earliest

published on : 11th September 2021

Denied 50:50 water share; Telangana stages walkout on power issue

When the Board wanted to stop power generation, Telangana Special Chief Secretary Rajat Kumar and other officials from the State registered a strong protest against the same and staged a walkout.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Krishna River Management Board agrees to Telangana's demand to account for surplus waters

The Board decided to maintain a separate record of surplus water utilisation, though it would not form part of the water utilisation account.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Every acre in Sircilla will get water: Telangana Minister KT Rama Rao

KT Rama Rao advised the authorities to draw micro-level plans to utilise available irrigation water effectively so that it can be diverted to ponds and other small water bodies in the district.

published on : 19th August 2021

‘River management boards acting like postmen’

Telangana Irrigation officials express doubts over the functioning of the river management boards, especially during water stress years.

published on : 11th August 2021

Telangana not to attend Godavari river Board meet on August 9

Meanwhile, Telangana officials urged the Krishna River Management Board to visit the Rayalaseema Project and submit a report to the National Green Tribunal on August 9. 

published on : 6th August 2021

Telangana government to encourage cultivation of oilseeds

Agriculture Minister S Niranjan Reddy said groundnut grown in Telangana, especially in the erstwhile districts of Rangareddy and Mahbubnagar, was of superior quality and high in demand across India.

published on : 6th August 2021

Telangana, Andhra Pradesh water war may spill over into Godavari

Andhra's Chief Engineer contended that Telangana planned to draw Godavari water through Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme (KLIS), Tupakula Gudem, Devadula, Sitarama and other projects.

published on : 4th August 2021

TDP questions Jagan’s stand on farmers, expresses concern over Central Gazette

TDP leaders observed that serious injustice was being done to the Andhra Pradesh farmers due to “anti-farmer policies” of Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy.  

published on : 20th July 2021

Lower Manair Dam witnesses heavy inflows

Thanks to the Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme (KLIS), the Lower Manair Dam (LMD) is receiving heavy inflows from the Mid Manair Dam (MMD).

published on : 26th June 2021

Ranganayaka Sagar & Kondapochamma to get more water this year

As most irrigation projects are receiving good inflows, the authorities concerned are taking measures to divert more Kaleswaram water into various tanks.

published on : 26th June 2021

Telangana's new irrigation projects from November

TS’ proposed barrage and other projects on Krishna a reaction to AP’s Rayalseema works

published on : 22nd June 2021

Telangana government will need Rs 1.78 lakh crore in seven years to fund irrigation projects

Apart from servicing the debt, the State government is also committed to fund 20 capital intensive irrigation projects which are in various stages of construction.

published on : 27th March 2021

Telangana CM K Chandrasekhar Rao directs officials to expedite Palamuru scheme by year-end

The CM said that since Krishna water is precious, as its volume is coming down, the officials should ensure that not even a single drop of water allotted to the Sate is lost.

published on : 22nd March 2021