Pattiseema – a blessing to Krishna Delta farmers

Devineni UmaPattiseema Lift Irrigation has come as a blessing to Krishna Delta farmers as it yielded Rs.8,000 crore worth crop, providing to 13 lakh acres.

Andhra Pradesh Water Resources Management Minister Devineni Umameshwara Rao in a statement said, The Pattisema project provided employment to 25 lakh people in the delta and created 6.5 crore working days.

In 2016, 55 TMC of Godavari water was brought to the river Krishna through PLI project.