The mega Kaleshwaram Elevate Irrigation Scheme (KLIS) saw one more crucial link commissioned at Siddipet in Telangana.
The multipurpose mega-irrigation challenge uses Godavari river drinking water to irrigate about 1 crore acres underneath new ayacut although also stabilising the cropped region before equipped by existing irrigation tasks.
A pet challenge of Telangana Main Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, the Kaleswaram challenge is underneath development to transform Telangana into Haritha Rashtram or a environmentally friendly point out.
Telangana Finance Minister T Harish Rao and Point out IT and Industries Minister KT Rama Rao switched on 1 of the 4 pumps at the challenge site releasing drinking water into the three tmcft-Ranganayak Sagar Reservoir close to Siddipet about one hundred-km from Hyderabad.
The drinking water stored in the reservoir, pumped up from decrease river pathway, is planned to irrigate about 1.15 lakh acre throughout two districts of Siddipet and Rajana Sircilla.