CM Jagan ushers in 2 brand-new batteries throughout Penna river
In the 1880s, the after that British leaders developed an anicut each at Nellore as well as Sangam to satisfy the irrigational requirements in addition to alcohol consumption water system to numerous mandals in Nellore area besides Nellore community. But both frameworks outlasted their energy, leaving individuals wishing for brand-new batteries in addition to carriageways. In 2008, the after that Chief Minister YS Rajasekhara Reddy released both brand-new battery jobs yet they proceeded at a sluggish speed. The present government, headed by his child YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, finished the jobs.
The 1,195-metre Sangam Barrage has 79 crest entrances as well as 6 comb sluice vents. The two-way road on the battery would certainly help with the smooth circulation of web traffic in between Sangam as well as Podalakuru mandals. The financial institutions of the river, going to a size of concerning 7 kilometres, have actually additionally been reinforced as component of the task, according to authorities of theState Water Resources Department Two regulatory authorities have actually been improved the Kanigiri-Kavali as well as Kanupuru canals to make certain reliable water system to the ayacut.
The Nellore Barrage is developed with 43 spillway entrances as well as 8 comb vents. It has the ability to hold 0.45 thousand million cubic feet of water. The battery has a 7.5-m carriageway for web traffic circulation. The Nellore Barrage has concerning 99,000 acres under its command while it is additionally the resource of alcohol consumption water for residents of Nellore city as well as 77 bordering towns.
Responding to a demand of Atmakuru MLA Mekapati Vikram Reddy, the Chief Minister consented to assent Rs 15 crore for the building and construction of a road linking the Sangam Barrage with the National Highway -16. He approved one more Rs 40 crore for small irrigational operate in the area, Rs 14 crore for laying roadways to 25 inapplicable habitations as well as Rs 12 crore unique give for Atmakuru town. Besides, the Chief Minister approved Rs 4 crore for an alcohol consumption water system center from the Sangam Barrage to the Sangam gram panchayat. Water Resources Minister Ambati Rambabu, Agriculture Minister Kakani Govardhan Reddy, MPs, lawmakers as well as elderly authorities went to the inaugural feature of the batteries.