Irrigation Minister T. Harish Rao has directed the officials to expedite the works of ambitious project of TRS government Mission Kakatiya to restore lakes in the villages and towns across Telangana.
Mr. Harish Rao has conducted a field level inspection of the project in all the districts, and he has directed the district officials to speed up the works in a video conference held recently. The Telangana Irrigation Minister has asked the district officials to prepare the works as per the scheduled plans.
He reminded the officials of the need for completing the lakes’ restoration works on time with the adequate resources. Harish Rao also added that the government would allocate more funds in the coming budget session, and has asked all the staff and officials to coordinate and work towards the completion of works. He directed them to complete the procedures like tenders and works commencement without any delay.
TRS government in its first phase will restore over 9,000 lakes over the total 45,300 water bodies, along with shifting the de-silted soil to nearby crops.