Working handbook for 2 river management boards on agenda

Working handbook for 2 river management boards on agenda

The Ministry of Jal Shakti (MoJS) has mounted the second assembly of Apex Council for August 25 to focus on the famed disorders regarding water sharing all the plan in which during the present tribunal award in power as moreover to finalise the working handbook for the 2 river boards place of abode up as per the provisions of the Andhra Pradesh Reorganisation Act.

To be chaired by Union Minister of Jal Shakti Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, the virtual meet may per chance in all probability well be attended by two participants — Chief Ministers of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh K. Chandrasekhar Rao and Y.S. Jaganmohan Reddy, respectively. Senior officers of the Ministry and the Water Resources Departments of the 2 States. The assembly modified into before every thing scheduled for August 5 however it modified into postponed on the put a query to of Mr. Chandrasekhar Rao to a date after August 20.

With the important explain of water piece between the 2 States pending before the Brijesh Kumar Tribunal and in the Supreme Court, the Apex Council, in step with officers, would focal level on the management of water allotted to blended AP by the Tribunals headed by R.S. Bachawat both in the Krishna and Godavari Basins with online page online-wise share of water. The dispute over water piece and initiatives between Telangana and AP has blueprint into focal level since bifurcation of blended AP.

Factors comparable to finalisation of working handbook for the 2 river management boards — KRMB and GRMB — operational disorders, allocation of funds, installation of telemetry equipment, sharing of detailed finishing up reports regarding contemporary initiatives, complaints in opposition to every other by the 2 States in conjunction with the AP’s plans to divert 8 tmc ft of Krishna water daily through Rayalaseem grab blueprint and by rising the drawal ability of Pothireddypadu regulator are in the assembly agenda.

Even though there has no longer been vital dispute over Godavari water before every thing between Telangana and AP, objections had been raised by AP in opposition to Telangana’s initiatives in the Godavari basin too.

After its constitution, the Apex Council Meeting modified into held handiest once to this level on September 21, 2016 with out arriving at any consensus on the initiatives being taken up by the 2 States. Chaired by the then Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharati, the assembly modified into attended by Chief Ministers N. Chandrababu Naidu (then) and K. Chandrasekhar Rao, respectively.