Telangana Irrigation minister T Harish Rao met Union minister Uma Bharati, at New Delhi to discuss the ongoing irrigation projects and sought the center’s help in completing the projects.
After the meeting, Harish Rao said that Telangana government has urged the Centre to sanction Rs 5,000 crores for the successful implementation of Mission Kakatiya project. He said that the Union minister will be meetUnion Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and will discuss the grant of funds for Mission Kakatiya.
He said He has asked the Centre to release grants for irrigation projects. He has also requested Rs 600cr for Devadula project first phase. The cabinet subcommittee will take the final decision on Krishna water Tribunal decision over sharing of waters.