Central Govt Sensational comments on Polavaram
The Central Government has said that a new DPR (Detailed Project Report) for the Polavaram project does not exist with them. It said that no DPR had been received by January 20, 2009. After January 20, 2009, no DPR was received from the state government. The DPR was set at Rs. 10,151.04 crore in 2005-06. The Advisory Committee accepted updated cost estimates for the project in 2011 and 2019, it said. Union Water Resources Minister Gajendrasingh Shekhawat has replied in the Rajya Sabha to a question from YSRCP Rajya Sabha member Vijayasaireddy.