Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao today profusely thanked Union Minister for Environment Harsh Vardhan, for according environmental clearances to Kaleshwaram project of the state.
Ministry of Environment, GoI today gave clearances for utilizing 7,920 acres of forest land needed for construction of Kaleshwaram Project.
In a message here, KCR thanked the Minister on Environment and expressed his happiness.
The state government had earlier requested the Centre for required forest clearances for construction of barrages, tunnels, canals and reservoirs including the Mallanna sagar.
Kaleshwaram is now part of part of Jayashankar Bhupallpally district about 35 Km from district HQ. Previously it was 170 kms from Karimnagar.