The expert appraisal committee (EAC) of the Union Ministry of Environment and Forest recommended the “proposal for grant of environmental clearance” in its meeting held in Delhi. The green nod for the project will be a big boost to the state government.
- Total catchment area of the project: 36,35,437 hectares,
- Project likely to generate 1,480 lakh cubic metres muck,
- Compensatory afforestation will be taken up in 5,333.817 hectares.
- Telangana CM- K Chandrasekhar Rao, Governor- E.S.L. Narasimhan (Add. Charge.)