Union Minister Faults AP Government on Polavaram Project

Vastavam web: Polavaram National Irrigation Project has become the talking point with AP state government decided to cancel the existing tenders and call for reverse tendering. Now, the issue has reached the Centre. Union Cabinet Minister in Ministry of Jal Shakti Gajendra Singh Shekhawat has made some critical remarks against AP state government in Lok Sabha on Polavaram.

He opined that it will not only delay Polavaram Project, but he also opined that it will eventually increase the overall cost of Polavaram. He said it will be additional burden. Cost escalation will also happen.” He added that he is not sure when the project will be completed.