On Thursday AP CM affirmed collaboration between his state and neighboring Telangana would guarantee ideal usage of Godavari river water and hailed his partner K Chandrasekhar Rao as a decent man making strides for the benefit of Andhra. Mediating during a dialog in the state get together on Godavari water sharing, he said the two state governments would cooperate for ideal usage for common advantage. I can disclose to a certain something.
I might not have any affection for KCR (as Telangana Chief Minister Rao is known prominently) however he is a decent man. He is finding a way to do useful for our state. It is basic for us to keep up warm association with Telangana government, the Chief Minister said. Jagan, be that as it may, said any choice would be taken after an exhaustive discussion and keeping the best advantages and future needs of the state in view.
In the event that we feel a specific choice won’t do useful for the state, for what reason will we do that? We will unquestionably not take any such choice, he kept up. During June-October period, the Chief Minister called attention to, around 3,000 tmc ft of water went down the channel (into the ocean). In the event that we can lift around four tmc ft of water every day when the waterway is in spate, we will be in a situation to draw around 450-500 tmc ft in the 120-day time frame. Participation between the two states will guarantee ideal use of water, he said.
He said the administration would investigate all alternatives to guarantee that Godavari waters were taken to the parched locales of the state. We are keeping up heartfelt relations with Telangana and talking about how best we can use Godavari water through respective understandings that are commonly advantageous, Jagan said. He called attention to that Andhra Pradesh was a lower riparian state and would not get any water except if the upper riparian states discharged it. We may record cases and battle yet we should consider the result.
We are seeing what’s going on in regard of Krishna waterway waters, he stated, alluding to the disagreement about sharing the stream water between the two states. Jagan additionally said the building of water system ventures changed radically. Rather than dams, floods are being worked to store water and in the coming days the requirement for water will go up while supply will descend.
In this scenery, we need to work pair with the Telangana government to get water to Srisailam and Nagarjuna sagar, along these lines guaranteeing supply to nine regions in our state, he included. Pioneer of the Opposition Chandrababu Naidu said water was an exceptionally touchy issue and there would not be any issue when it was accessible in excess. Inconvenience comes just when there is scarcity.Upper riparian states won’t discharge water downstream in such a situation, he called attention to.
He requested that the administration talk about everything beat up with ranchers, specialists and all worried before taking any choice, to the greatest advantage of the state. Naidu guaranteed the TDP would completely bolster the administration’s undertakings in such manner.