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TS govt. urged to fight AP move against NGT order


Social activist Gavinolla Srinivas, who moved the National Green Tribunal (NGT) against Andhra Pradesh’s plans to divert Krishna water from Srisailam reservoir, was felicitated by the Narayanpet Zilla Sadhana Samithi.

Mr. Srinivas had requested the tribunal to stop AP from proceeding further with its Rayalaseema Lift Irrigation Scheme and expansion of Pothireddypadu head regulator capacity ‘illegally’.

Convenor of the samithi Manohar Goud bestowed the honour on Mr. Srinivas at Narayanpet on Friday, and the body vowed to continue its fight against AP’s plans.

Mr. Srinivas said not only Narayanpet district, which is solely dependent on Krishna water for ...


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