Centre releases Rs 1,982 crore for Andhra Pradesh’s Polavaram project

The Centre has released Rs 1,982 crore for the multipurpose Polavaram irrigation project in Andhra Pradesh through National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD), which sanctioned the long term irrigation fund under Prime Minister Krishi Sinchayee Yojana. Polavaram Project is a multi-purpose irrigation project which has been accorded national project status by the central government.


This dam across the Godavari River is under construction located in West Godavari District and East Godavari District in Andhra Pradesh state and its reservoir spreads in parts of Chhattisgarh and Odisha States also.


So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. How much amount the central government has released for the multipurpose  Polavaram irrigation project in Andhra Pradesh, recently?
Ans1. Rs1,982 crore

Source-The Hindu

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