VIJAYAWADA: Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy acknowledged that the height of the Polavaram multipurpose nationwide project dam would no longer be lowered and that it would will most seemingly be performed by the 2023 Kharif season.
Talking the Assembly on Polavaram, the CM acknowledged that the Polavaram cofferdam used to be built with out polishing off the spillway, leaving three astronomical gaps within the center. He acknowledged the decrease cofferdam used to be badly damaged, with a 35.6-metre-deep sock fashioned on the root and interior.
The Chief Minister acknowledged that there used to be a large extend within the arrive of the dam due the negligence of the outdated authorities, which had resulted in financial losses.
Jagan Mohan Reddy acknowledged the project might perchance be devoted to the slack Chief Minister Dr Y.S. Rajasekhar Reddy whose statue will most seemingly be save in on the project because it used to be began by him.
Brushing off the Opposition’s “malicious propaganda” that the dam’s height might perchance be reduced, the Chief Minister acknowledged that there would no trade. “It’s God’s script that the project be began by the illustrious father to be performed by his son,” the House used to be told.
Rounding off the short discussion on Polavaram within the Assembly, the Chief Minister acknowledged that there used to be a extend in getting clearance for the designs from Central Water Price (CWC). Once this used to be done the project might perchance be total in 18 months. He asserted that the providing reduction and rehabilitation of project oustees might perchance be performed in time with the support from Centre.
Taking a dig at frail chief minister N. Chandrababu Naidu, the CM acknowledged that the project had been handled with out planning and the Telugu Desam leader might perchance additionally very neatly be the worst-ever visionary in world historical previous for increasing an man made peril.
“When the reveal of be conscious used to be raised while we had been in Opposition, we had been gagged,” Jagan Mohan Reddy acknowledged. “Efforts had been made to particular the mess that had been created by the outdated authorities and now we possess got performed spillway works, better cofferdam, spill channel and save in 48 gates in a extraordinarily short time,” he acknowledged.
On project funds, the CM acknowledged Naidu had compromised on the special class draw for AP and had agreed to scheme Polavaram on the 2014 be conscious level “for the sake of commissions.”
“Despite the incontrovertible reality that it is a nationwide project, the save apart every be conscious will most seemingly be borne by the Centre, Naidu took it into his hands and ruined it by accepting a distinct bundle. With this, the Centre agreed to pay most attention-grabbing `29,027 core, while the escalated be conscious used to be around Rs 55,000 crore,” the CM acknowledged, The YSRC authorities used to be calm pursuing the Centre on this regard.
Jagan Mohan Reddy acknowledged that the TD authorities had abandoned the R&R works. The YSRC authorities had relocated 27 out of 373 identified locations that is most likely affected, and had shifted 7,962 out of the 20,496 families to fresh areas. Since 3,228 families had opted for OTS, properties for the final 17,268 families had been being constructed.
CM Jagan says “No longer Polavaram height, TD will most seemingly be within the reduction of to size”
Hitting out on the Opposition and its pleasant media for falsely propagating that the height of Polavaram project might perchance be lowered, Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy acknowledged it used to be no longer the height of the dam however the presence of the Telugu Desam that used to be lowering elections after elections and might perchance be dwarfed in 2024, with TD chief Chandrababu Naidu even shedding Kuppam.
Winding up the short discussion on Polavaram within the Assembly on Tuesday, Jagan Mohan Reddy ridiculed the pleasant media, asking if the High Minister and the jal shakti minister had in my opinion told the media heads that the height of the dam might perchance be reduced.
The Chief Minister also introduced the contrasting photography of the Polavaram project all the draw during the TD term and the present one depicting difference and growth of labor. He also poked fun at Naidu’s pretty about a inaugurations and extravaganza on publicity and the weekly excursions to Polavaram which be conscious a bomb to the exchequer. “We didn’t even prepare a single tour to the project but are working onerous to fulfill the closing date,” he acknowledged.