In a letter to the Board on Saturday, Telangana Engineer-in-Chief C Muralidhar said diversion of water to outside the Krishna r iver bas in was against the award of the Tribunal.
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.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao announced that, due to Andhra's disposition, water from the Godavari river would be diverted to the Krishna river basin to meet irrigation requirements.
The outflows from Almatti at 9 pm on Friday were three lakh cusecs and that from Narayanpur were 3,07,800 cusecs. The inflows to Srisailam were 2,19,198 cusecs.