As promised , Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu is continuously monitoring the status of the prestigious Polavaram project. Naidu visited the Polavaram Project site to follow up on the works. Later, held a meeting on its progress.
In the meeting with officials, He has set a deadline of 2018 end for its completion. He also directed officials to arrange CCTV cameras using optical fiber network for round the clock surveillance of project site.
The government will also start Relief and Rehabilitation works immediately with Rs 3,000 crores that have been released under the first phase.
Polavaram Multipurpose Project has the potential to bring under irrigation an additional 12 lakh acres beside providing drinking and industrial water to North Andhra districts.