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Andhra Pradesh Government with the success of Pattiseema Lift Irrigation Project, the first every interlinking project of rivers, is now planning to Interlink Godavari and Penna Rivers. The plan is to divert flood waters from Godavari basin to Penna River to quench the thirst of Rayalaseema region, Prakasam and Nellore districts in the State.

Chief Minister has asked the officials to work out plans on possibilities of interlinking Godavari and Penna rivers. For this, Chandrababu Naidu has sought the possibilities of using gravity, or to build minor lift irrigation projects.


Andhra Pradesh Government to Interlink Godavari and Penna Rivers Last Updated: 24 July 2016

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