Centre accepted Irrigation projects worth Rs 85,000 crore
The Centre has accepted two major irrigation/multi-purpose
projects and four flood management schemes, with a cumulative cost of Rs 84,748
crore, from six states/UT after assessing their techno-economic viability.
The projects include the Kaleshwaram Project of Telangana
with an estimated cost of over Rs 80,190 crore.
The techno-economic viability of these projects were
assessed by an advisory committee of the Union ministry of water resources.
The ministry will now move to the Cabinet for approval of