Andhra Pradesh chief minister Chandrababu Naidu laid a foundation stone for spillway concrete works of Polavaram Project.
Naidu performed special puja to mark the commence of spillway works on the multi-purpose Polavaram hydel project today.
Later addressing the gathering Naidu said, Polavaram is a lifeline for the Andhra Pradesh, the project when completed will play a major role in drought proofing the State and boosting the prospects of agriculture.
He said, He has been criticized Pattiseema lift irrigation project which is now serving farmers for yielding good crops.
Naidu earlier this week was handed over Nabarad approved funding of Rs. 1,981 crore for the project.